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Long-Finned Skirt Tetra

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$2.89
$2.89
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Save 30% on a single item when entering promotional code WEEKEND30 at checkout. Offer valid on select merchandise. Discount limited to one qualifying item, per customer, per transaction. Savings will reflect in the shopping cart after applying the promotional code with the purchase of qualifying merchandise. Maximum value $150. Offer not valid on gift cards, gift certificates, previous purchases, charitable donations and may exclude all or select items from the following brands: Advantage®, AquaClear®, Blue Buffalo®, CatMouse, Eukanuba®, Fluval®, Greenies®, Grreat Choice®, High Tech Pet®, Hill’s® Ideal Balance™, Hill’s® Science Diet®, Hill’s® Prescription Diet®, KONG®, Kurgo®, MidWest Homes for Pets, Natural Balance®, Nature’s Recipe, Nature’s Variety®, Nulo, Nutro™ Max®, Nutro™ Ultra™, Pedigree®, Pet Gear, PetSafe®, Purina® Pro Plan®, Redbarn, Royal Canin®, Sunbeam®, Wellness®, XPOWER, iFamCare™. Offer may not be combined with other promotional offers or discounts. Terms and conditions of this offer are subject to change at the sole discretion of PetSmart. Offer valid on PetSmart.com through May 30, 2017 @ 6:30 am EST.

One Item 30% Off with Code WEEKEND30

Save 30% on a single item when entering promotional code WEEKEND30 at checkout. Offer valid on select merchandise. Discount limited to one qualifying item, per customer, per transaction. Savings will reflect in the shopping cart after applying the promotional code with the purchase of qualifying merchandise. Maximum value $150. Offer not valid on gift cards, gift certificates, previous purchases, charitable donations and may exclude all or select items from the following brands: Advantage®, AquaClear®, Blue Buffalo®, CatMouse, Eukanuba®, Fluval®, Greenies®, Grreat Choice®, High Tech Pet®, Hill’s® Ideal Balance™, Hill’s® Science Diet®, Hill’s® Prescription Diet®, KONG®, Kurgo®, MidWest Homes for Pets, Natural Balance®, Nature’s Recipe, Nature’s Variety®, Nulo, Nutro™ Max®, Nutro™ Ultra™, Pedigree®, Pet Gear, PetSafe®, Purina® Pro Plan®, Redbarn, Royal Canin®, Sunbeam®, Wellness®, XPOWER, iFamCare™. Offer may not be combined with other promotional offers or discounts. Terms and conditions of this offer are subject to change at the sole discretion of PetSmart. Offer valid on PetSmart.com through May 30, 2017 @ 6:30 am EST.

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  • Diet: Flake, Frozen, Freeze-dried
  • Maximum size: 3"
  • Water temperature: 65-75° F
  • Swimming level: Middle
  • Schooling fish (5+)
  • Experience level: Beginner
  • Tank Setup: 10+ gallons
Note: Pet availability is seasonal. State and local regulations may vary. Pricing may vary by store location. PetSmart stores cannot match the price above for this pet. Ask a store associate for details.

Great for beginner aquarists, tetras are attractive, hardy fish that come in a variety of colorations and patterns. Tetras are an active, peaceful, schooling fish that mix well with other community fish. They prefer to swim in schools of five or more. Tetras can share their aquarium with other community danios, rasboras, catfish and less aggressive barbs and gouramis.

Instead of plants, tetras eat aquatic crustaceans, worms and aquatic insect larvae. Vary their diet by including frozen or freeze-dried bloodworms, tubifex worms and other small worms, mosquito larvae and daphnia. You will see your tetras swimming in the middle of your aquarium. To create a beautiful environment, be sure to add some top and bottom swimmers as well. Ask a PetSmart associate to help you choose.

Learn about the Skirt Tetra

Scientific Name
Gymnocorymbus ternetzi

Family
Characidae

Feeding Habits
Live blood worms, glass worms, brine shrimp and tubifex worms. Frozen vegetable diet, daphnia, plankton, beef heart, brine shrimp, glass worms and blood worms. Flake and freeze dried foods also accepted.

Compatibility
Peaceful and schooling with fish of the same size.

Habitat
Bolivia-Paraguay: Moderately decorated with rocks, live plants and driftwood.

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Long-Finned Skirt Tetra
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