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Glass bloodfin tetra

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Characiformes
Genus  Prionobrama
Higher classification  Prionobrama
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Characidae
Scientific name  Prionobrama filigera
Rank  Species
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Similar  Prionobrama, Bloodfin tetra, Aphyocharax, Head‑and‑taillight tetra, Characidae

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The glass bloodfin tetra, Prionobrama filigera, is a species of Characid fish native to the Amazon River basin of South America.

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Nutrition

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In the wild this fish eats mainly aquatic insect larvae and crustaceans. In an aquarium they will readily adapt to a diet of commercial dry fish foods, but benefit from a variety of food including both live and frozen foods such as daphnia and bloodworms.

Aquarium care

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The glass bloodfin tetra is a community tank fish that will do best in a group of 8-10 or more fishes. A well plated aquarium with volume of 15 Gallons (57 L) would make a great home for this species.

Breeding

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Prionobrama filigera will breed successfully in harder and more alkaline water than most tetra species. A pH of 7.3 and 10 degrees of hardness is suitable, but not the much harder water the adults can live in. It is an egg scattering species that will eat its own eggs.

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References

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