Green Fire Tetra

The green fire tetra is popular for the unique green color unusual for freshwater fish. Just to complete the picture the green fire tetra has bright red shading along with the green body. Once wild caught in Brazil, most green fire tetras are imported from a fish farm in Asia.The bred fish do hold their color and tend to be very stable and hardy in most aquarium conditions.

  • Scientific Name: Aphyocharax rathbuni
  • Origin: Amazon Basin
  • Lifespan: 6 years
  • Max Size: 1 1/2 inches
  • Food: flake, live, frozen
  • Shipping Size: Approx. 1 inches