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AquA AnimaniA is your #1 local source for freshwater tetras and tropical fish. Trust AquA AnimaniA for the highest quality and healthiest freshwater tropical fish species in the industry. We also carry a full line of pet fish supplies, aquariums, aquarium kits, aquarium supplies, aquarium filters, aquarium products and aquarium equipment. We can also special order unique species, items and other products from our vast network of national and international partners and suppliers.

  • Glass Fish Tetra

  • Black Neon Tetra (L)

  • Black Skirt Tetra

  • Serpae Tetra (L)

  • Longfin Serpae Tetra

  • Red Eye Tetra (L)

  • Lemon Tetra

  • Glowlight (Glo-Lite)

  • White Skirt Tetra

  • Hifin White Skirt Tetra

  • Painted White Skirt Tetra

  • White Cloud Minnow (L)

  • Blind Cave Tetra

  • Bleeding Heart Tetra

  • Pristella Tetra

  • Gold Pristella Tetra

  • Cardinal Tetra (XL)

  • Bloodfin Tetra

  • Buenos Aires Tetra (L)

  • Harlequin Rasbora (L)

  • Scissortail Rasbora

  • Longfin Black Skirt Tetra

  • Congo Tetra (M/L)

  • Albino Buenos Aires Tetra

  • Diamond Tetra

  • Columbia Blue Redtail Tetra

Tetras are members of the Characidae family that can be recognized by the adipose fin, a small rounded fin between the dorsal fin and tail. These fish have several bones that join the inner ear and swim bladder, which enhances the hearing of these colorful fish.

Tetras are found primarily in the streams and rivers of South America and Africa. Most tetras are active schooling fish that work well in the peaceful community aquarium. It is ideal to keep six or more fish of the same species in the aquarium. Many different schools of tetras can be maintained in the aquarium providing a unique display of color.

Tetras do best in a well-planted aquarium with moderate lighting. Species such as the Neon Tetra and Cardinal Tetra are among the most popular of all freshwater fish, adding a touch of brilliance and social interaction to the community aquarium.

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Updated: July 16 2012

 

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AquA AnimaniA is your #1 local source for a wide variety of family pets, birds, small animals, aquarium fish, pond fish, amphibians and more! To properly care for your pets, we have expert advise on hand to help you with all your pets and water related needs. We also carry a comprehensive and extensive line of aquariums, live aquarium plants, live coral, aquarium supplies, ponds & supplies, plus countless pet supplies, including accessories, equipment, foods, treats, toys for dogs & puppies, cats & kittens, birds, amphibians, reptiles, aquarium fish, pond fish, small animals, exotic pets and other critters.