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Penguin Tetra

One cannot tell from a picture of a single fish, but the penguin is the first thing that comes to mind when a school of these fish are observed. The half black tail and the shaky movements of this tetra earns the name.

  • Scientific Name: Thayeria boehlkei
  • Origin: Amazon Basin
  • Lifespan: 6 years
  • Max Size: 2 inches
  • Food: flake, live, frozen
  • Shipping Size: Approx. 1 inch