Congo Tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus)



Offering Phenacogrammus interruptus (Congo Tetra).

A medium sized tetra from the Congo River, growing to approximately 3 inches this fish kept in proper conditions displays a magnificent blue metallic colouration, with smooth, flowing finnage. Aim for slightly soft water if possible, with regular water changes in a suitably sized large aquarium of 150 litres or more. These fish are best appreciated in groups, where they will glide gracefully through aquaria in a shoal. They accept a balanced diet such as flake, pellet, dried, live or frozen, as well as vegetable matter to help maintain their overall health. Live plants, wood, rock and a natural substrate such as sand, gravel, all help to keep this fish secure and comfortable in its environment.

The image used above is for illustration purposes only. Please click here to see the fish profile explaining the keeping and breeding conditions for this species.  Please carefully check our Delivery Conditions before you place an order.