Congo Tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus) – Group of 5 Fish


An exceptionally beautiful African tetra, the Congo Tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus) is a relatively peaceful fish endemic to the Congo River Basin. Their rainbow iridescence and long, flowing fins make them a prized community fish among freshwater hobbyists. While not required, this tetra tends to prefer planted tanks with dimmer lighting that imitates its natural environment. The Congo Tetra will be most comfortable and display its best coloration in schools of 5 or more, making a beautiful centerpiece group of fish.


Congo Tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus) – Group of 5 Fish

Origin: Aquacultured Asia
Diet: Omnivore and micropredator, will accept almost all frozen and prepared foods
Adult Size: 3″
Recommended Tank Size: 10 gallons
Compatibility: Generally peaceful making them a great community fish

Preferred Water Parameters
pH: 6.5 – 7.5
Temp: 76-82F
Ammonia: 0ppm
Nitrite: 0ppm
Nitrate: <30ppm

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