Image of Hyphessobrycon eques (Jewel tetra). Hyphessobrycon eques Etymology: Hyphessobrycon: Greek, hyphesson, -on, -on = a little smaller + Greek. Characin fish guide for Serpae Tetra, Hyphessobrycon eques profile, Red Minor Tetra Facts, pictures and description, Serpae Tetra care, habitat, and lifespan. Descriptions and articles about the Jewel Tetra, scientifically known as Hyphessobrycon eques in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Comprehensive.
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Serpae tetra – Wikipedia
Please help I’m getting a headache. Fish Diseases The Serpae Tetra is very hardy, and disease is not usually a problem in a well-maintained aquarium. Adding aquarium-safe peat to the tank will simulate the black water that these fish inhabit in nature. And difficult fish is happy with the water, is too cold for the tropicals.
The vast majority of fish available in the aquarium trade are bred on a commercial basis and are more adaptable than wild specimens. Did not lose any.
Nate – I added 4 Red Serpa Tetras to my 75 gallon tank and they started of shoaling together very well. De Carvalho redescribed H. For the first few days, feed the fry infusoria-type foods until they can feed on microworm or brine shrimp nauplii.
Water above 70 or so will eqes them out.
Serpae tetra Serpae tetra Hyphessobrycon hyphessobrycoon Scientific classification Kingdom: Articles with eaues microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata. The ‘fairy-fin’ strain is one of a number of selectively-bred ornamental varieties of this species. The eggs hatch in about a day.
Will a mom platy go after the baby guppies, they are 1 week old, The platy is due anytime. Keep the tank dimly byphessobrycon with bunches of fine-leaved plants, such as Myrophyllum, java moss, or artificial spawning grass, so the female has a place to deposit the eggs. It is an omnivore and will feed on flake and blood worms. Set up a dedicated breeding tank and remove the parents immediately after spawning, or they will eat the eggs.
If you want babies, remove the adults! This fish is quickly recognized as a Red Minor Tetra while these other names have more of a story. Also most of these fish want to be in groups of five or more. Data provided by FishBase. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Hyphessobrycon eques.
Eqies also have one dalmatian molly the other two didn’t survive after a case of ich. This, in turn, can stress shy or gentle tankmates.
They can also get along fine with other similar-sized and active fish. Two would hang out on one side and one on the other. Specimen from the Danish aquarium trade.
Specimen with very small humeral spot. However, males hypessobrycon usually slimmer and smaller than females. You be the judge do they look happy or not?! If 2 males are kept together, they will act as if they are fighting but will not actually hurt each other. This group contains H. Instead of swimming smoothly or for long distances at a time, Serpae Hyphessoobrycon move in relatively short spurts, unless stressed.
If you want happy fish, look up the requirements, and keep only the fish that like the same tamps and water conditions together. Today, that is a junior synonym but from it comes the term ‘callistus’ meaning ‘very beautiful.