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Black Neon Tetra

Named by one of the few people to ever get rich in the aquarium trade, the famed Herbert Axelrod, black neons have a distinct yellow – sometimes white – reflective line that stands out on a black body. These fish are top level schooling fish and swim just below hatchet fish. 

  • Scientific Name: Hyphessobrycon herbertaxelrodi
  • Origin: Amazon Basin
  • Lifespan: 3 years
  • Max Size: 1 1/2 inches
  • Food: flake, live, frozen
  • Shipping Size: Approx. 1 inch