Bleeding Heart Tetra

USD 2.23

  • TTD: T$ 15.05
VAT Inc.

Bleeding Heart Tetras, distinctive for their vibrant red markings resembling a bleeding heart, are a popular choice for freshwater aquariums. With their peaceful demeanor and striking appearance, these tetras add a splash of color and tranquility to any community tank.

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Bleeding Heart Tetras, scientifically known as Hyphessobrycon erythrostigma, are renowned for their eye-catching appearance and peaceful temperament. Originating from South America, these tetras inhabit slow-moving rivers and tributaries, where they form shoals in search of food and safety. Their striking red markings, resembling a bleeding heart, make them a standout species in any freshwater aquarium. Bleeding Heart Tetras thrive in well-established tanks with dense vegetation, providing ample hiding spots and simulating their natural habitat. These tetras are omnivores and will readily accept a varied diet, including flake foods, pellets, live, and frozen fare. They are compatible with a wide range of tankmates, including other peaceful community fish of similar size. Maintaining stable water parameters, including temperature and pH, is crucial for the health and well-being of Bleeding Heart Tetras. Regular water changes and proper filtration are essential to ensure optimal water quality. With their stunning appearance and peaceful demeanor, Bleeding Heart Tetras are a delightful addition to any freshwater aquarium.