Product Details


1cm - 1cm

Care Level




PH Level

6 - 7

Introducing the Ember Tetra, a tiny fish with a fiery personality that will illuminate your aquarium with its vibrant colors. With its dazzling orange-red body and shimmering fins, the Ember Tetra is a captivating addition to any aquatic setup. This peaceful and active species is perfect for nano tanks or community aquariums, creating a stunning visual display. Order now and enjoy the fiery beauty of the Ember Tetra in your own aquarium.

The Ember Tetra, scientifically known as Hyphessobrycon amandae, is a small and charming fish that showcases a brilliant orange-red coloration. Here's everything you need to know about caring for and keeping the Ember Tetra in your aquarium:


  • Fiery Orange-Red Body: The Ember Tetra features a vibrant orange-red body that stands out in any tank, adding a splash of color.
  • Shimmering Fins: Its delicate fins shimmer with iridescence, reflecting light and creating a mesmerizing display.
  • Size: The Ember Tetra typically grows to a size of approximately 1 cm (0.4 inches), making it a petite and adorable fish for nano tanks or small community setups.

Water Conditions:

  • Temperature: Maintain the water temperature between 73°F and 82°F (23°C-28°C) to provide optimal conditions for the Ember Tetra.
  • pH Level: Aim for a slightly acidic to neutral pH range of 6.0 to 7.0 to replicate their natural habitat.
  • Water Hardness: These tetras prefer soft to moderately hard water, with a dH range of 2 to 10.
  • Filtration: Use efficient filtration to maintain excellent water quality and ensure proper oxygenation.
  • Ample Oxygenation: Good water circulation and the addition of airstones or a sponge filter are beneficial for their well-being.

Tank Setup:

  • Tank Size: The Ember Tetra can be comfortably kept in nano tanks with a minimum capacity of 5 gallons or in larger community aquariums.
  • Substrate: Use fine gravel or sand as the substrate, providing a natural-looking setup for the Ember Tetra to explore and forage.
  • Plant Cover: Incorporate live or artificial plants to create hiding spots and provide a sense of security for the Ember Tetra.
  • Open Swimming Area: Leave open areas in the tank for the tetras to swim and showcase their vibrant colors.

Tank Mates:

  • Peaceful Community Fish: The Ember Tetra is a peaceful species and can be kept with other small, non-aggressive fish that share similar water parameter requirements.
  • Schooling Behavior: To fully appreciate their natural behavior and showcase their colors, keep the Ember Tetras in a group of at least 5 individuals.

Feeding Habit:

  • Omnivorous Diet: The Ember Tetra is an omnivore and will readily accept a variety of foods.
  • High-Quality Flakes and Pellets: Offer high-quality flake foods and small pellets formulated for tropical fish as the main staple.
  • Supplement with Live and Frozen Foods: Provide occasional live or frozen foods such as brine shrimp, daphnia, or micro worms to provide variety and enhance their diet.


  • Water Parameters: Regularly test the water parameters to ensure they remain within the suitable range for the Ember Tetra.
  • Partial Water Changes: Perform regular partial water changes of around 25% every 1-2 weeks to maintain optimal water quality.
  • Tank Maintenance: Clean the tank and remove any uneaten food or debris to prevent water quality issues.
  • Monitoring Health: Observe the Ember Tetras for any signs of disease, stress, or abnormalities.

Illuminate your aquarium with the fiery beauty of the Ember Tetra. Order now and experience the charm and brilliance that these tiny fish bring to your aquatic environment.

Ember tetra 1cm x5pcs

SGD 4.40

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