The Glowlight certainly lives up to its name in a community tank with subdued lighting. If they are kept in groups, which they prefer, the sight of their stripe can be amazing!
The Glowlight is a very hardy and popular community fish. They enjoy a planted tank with plenty of open swimming area. They can tolerate a wider range of water parameters than similar species.
Species – Glowlight Tetra - Hemigrammus Erythrozonus
Current Size – 2.5cm - 3cm
Adult Length – 4cm
Temperature Range – 22 - 28 °C
pH Range – 6.0 – 7.5
Tanks Mates and Compatibility - Smaller or similar sized tank mates that are comparable in temperament are ideal. Bare in mind that they are small and could become a snack for anything that is too large as a tank mate.
Feeding – They are an omnivores and should be fed a good quality varied diet that includes crushed flake and live or frozen food.
Please note – Some images used are library photos and will show the colour potential at a fully mature size, as our fish are juvenilles they may vary.
We always aim to supply the fish as close to the purchase size as possible. However if this is not possible, we will always contact you to discuss.
The fish are selected at random however you are welcome to make a note on the order and the fish manager will do his best for you. This is dependent on current stock at the time of your order.