Hyphessobrycon Sweglesi common name red phantom tetra.

They can grow up to 3-4 cm / 1.5 inches. They are best kept in water parameters of PH range 6.5-7.5, and temperature of 22-28 °C/71.5-82.5 °F.

The red phantom tetra is exactly the same as the black phantom tetra. They can be mixed together, and are both sturdy little tetra, and can be successfully kept even by beginners. They are a peaceful fish and can be kept with other small to medium size community fish. They are best in small or large groups as on there own they can be shy.

They enjoy a diet of flake food, pellets, and granular food. Also treats of freeze dried, live or frozen foods.