The Costae Tetra Black Line is a visually stunning freshwater fish that catches the eye of aquarium enthusiasts with its bold and contrasting coloration. With its sleek silver body adorned with a striking black line running horizontally along its midsection, this species adds a touch of elegance and drama to any aquatic display. The Costae Tetra Black Line's eye-catching appearance and peaceful nature make it a popular choice for both beginner and experienced fishkeepers.
A minimum tank size of 75L is suitable for a small group of Costae Tetra Black Lines. This allows them ample space to swim and explore.
The Costae Tetra Black Line is a peaceful and sociable fish, making it an excellent choice for community aquariums. It thrives when kept in a small group of at least six individuals. Compatible tankmates include other peaceful tetras, rasboras, gouramis, or peaceful bottom-dwelling species like Corydoras catfish. Avoid housing them with aggressive fish or species sporting elaborate finnage.
The Costae Tetra Black Line is an omnivorous species. Flake, micropellets, small frozen foods such as daphnia, vitamin-enriched brineshrimp, bloodworm, and white mosquito larvae.