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Hyphessobrycon erythrostigma (Tetra perez; Bleeding-heart tetra; Bleeding heart tetra; Bleeding heart)

Synonyms: Hemigrammus erythrostigma; Hyphessobrycon rubrostigma
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Wikipedia Abstract

The bleeding heart tetra, Hyphessobrycon erythrostigma is a peaceful mid-dwelling community fish in the aquarium. It grows to the size of 64mm and lives about five years. It requires warm water (78 °F or 26 °C). This fish, like most tetras, needs soft, acid water, pH 6.5-6.8, with plenty of plants.
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Attributes

Diet [1]  Carnivore, Planktivore
Water Biome [1]  Rivers and Streams

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Cheyenne Mtn Zoological Park
Colchester Zoo
El Paso Zoo
Florida Aquarium
Fort Worth Zoological Park
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Memphis Zoological Garden & Aquarium
Nashville Zoo at Grassmere
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Ouwehand Zoo
Parc Merveilleux
Parque Zoologico Huachipa
Permskii Zoologicheskii Sad
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
Steinhart Aquarium (CA Acad of Science
Trevor Zoo at Millbrook School
Zoological Society of London

Distribution

Amazon; America, South - Inland waters; Brazil; Colombia; Neotropical; Peru; South America: Upper Amazon River basin.;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org
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