Neon Tetra Care Guide: Breeding, Life Span, Behavior, Food

General Overview

The neon tetra is also known as the Paracheirodon innesi. The neon tetra is a freshwater fish native to the blackwater and clearwater streams in the Amazon basin. The neon tetra would be found in the wild in South America. Neon Tetras belong to the characid family which isn’t surprising since they are found in South America.