Flametail tetra

The Flametail tetra lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, pH range: 6.0 - 7.5, dH range: 10 - 20 environment.

Flametail tetra; Longfin tetra; January tetra; Silvertip tetra; X-ray tetra; Dragonfin tetra; Goldencrown tetra; Threeline tetra; Nurse tetra; Yellowtail tetra; Cardinal tetra; Neon tetra; Bloodfin tetra; Garnet tetra; Rednose tetra; Glowlight tetra; Featherfin tetra; Redspotted tetra; Uruguay tetra; Niger tetra; Oneline More

Flametail tetras also get quite big (if your flametail is the same as the ones I'm thinking of) usually 2 to 3 inches long and are robust. They are schooling fish, so you would need more. More

Common names

Flame tail tetra in English
Flametail tetra in English
Hehkusalakkatetra in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Venezuela-Laubensalmler in German (Deutsch)
淡紅細脂鯉 in Mandarin Chinese
淡紅細脂鯉 in Unknown
淡红细脂鲤 in Mandarin Chinese
淡红细脂鲤 in Unknown

Order : Characiformes
Family : Characidae
Genus : Aphyocharax
Species : Aphyocharax erythrurus
Authority : Eigenmann, 1912