As the name suggests, these Tetra are completely blind and have no eyes. They are also devoid of pigment and are a pale pink with a slightly iridescent sheen. They are easy to keep and cause little or no problems for other tank mates.
Species – Blind Cave Fish - Astyanax Jordani
Current Size – 4cm - 5cm
Adult Length – 9cm
Temperature Range – 20 - 26 °C
pH Range – 6.0 – 8.0
Tanks Mates and Compatibility - Can be kept in a community environment with other fish of similar size and temperament.
Feeding – They are an omnivores and should be fed a good quality varied diet that includes crushed flake and live or frozen food. They do very well with sinking food as they like to scavenge on the bottom.
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.