Ember Tetra

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The ember tetra (Hyphessobrycon amandae) is a freshwater fish of the characin family (family Characidae) of order Characiformes. It is native to the Araguaia River basin of Brazil and was discovered around fifteen years ago and named in honor of the fish explorer Heiko Bleher’s mother (Amanda Bleher). This species is of typical tetra shape … Continued

Red Cherry Shrimp

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Quick information Scientific name: Neocaridina HeteropodaCommon names: Red Cherry Shrimp, Cherry Shrimp, Cherry Red Shrimp, RCSOrigin: Taiwan This is often the first dwarf shrimp that many aquarists buy. It’s colourful, easy to keep, and hardy. There are several colour morphs … Continued