Aquarium Forum
 


Menu
  · Tropical Fish Home
· Fish News
· Aquarium Forum
· Calculators
· Equipment reviews
· Free Aquarium Ebook
· Feedback
· Link to us
· Photo gallery
· Plant species
· Tropica Plant DB
Tropical fish species
· By Common name
· By Scientific name
Tropical Marine fish
· By Common name
· By Scientific name

_________________
  ...

Articles
  · African Cichlids
· Algae Control
· Aquarium Decoration
· Aquarium Resources
· Aquatic Plants
· Barb Fish
· Betta Fish
· Breeding Fish
· Catfish
· Central American Cichlids
· Cichlids
· Clownfish
· Corals
· Corydoras Catfish
· Discus Fish
· Dwarf Cichlids
· Fish Diseases
· Frogs and Turtles
· Goby Fish
· Goldfish
· Gourami
· Invertebrates
· Jellyfish
· Killiefish
· Lake Victoria Cichlids
· Livebearers
· Malawi Cichlids
· Marine Aquariums
· Marine Aquarium Fish
· Other Fish
· Pleco
· Predatory Fish
· Photography
· Pond Fish
· Responsible Fish Keeping
· Rainbow Fish
· Shark Fish
· South American Cichlids
· Tanganyika Cichlids
· Tetra Fish
· Tropical Fish Food

Three Rummy nose

  1. steeler58
    steeler58
    Hemigrammus rhodostomus is the "true" rummy-nose tetra and is sometimes referred to as the "Banded Rummy-Nose." It is found closer to the Atlantic coastline. It is considered to be easier to breed than the other two rummy-nose tetras. It requires quite soft and acidic water.

    Hemigrammus bleheri may also be known as the "common" rummy-nose tetra or "Brilliant Rummy-Nose,". It is found farther inland than H. rhodostomus, and has a much narrower range, basically the middle portion of the Rio Negro in Brazil. Like the "true" rummy-nose tetra, the common rummy-nose requires quite soft and acidic water.

    Petitella georgiae is the "false" rummy-nose tetra, and may also be called the "Black-Finned Rummy-Nose." It is also found farther inland than H. rhodostomus, but its range is much broader than H. bleheri and includes Brazil and Peru. P. georgiae can live in water that is less acidic with more hardness (pH 5.5-7.0; hardness up to 8şKH).
  2. steeler58
    steeler58
    Did I mention that I would keep any of the three ;-)
Results 1 to 2 of 2