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Tetra is the common name of many fish of the order Characiformes. These fish originate from Africa, South America, and Central America in freshwater systems. Today many of fish enthusiast has started to breed aquarium fish and tetra is one of them. And most of the time the first question they ask is are tetras egg layers. Tetras are not livebearers, so they will definitely lay eggs, but the style of breeding and the type…

Tetra fish are one of the most popular species for home aquariums. Tetras come from the small freshwater streams of South America, Central America, and Africa. You can see the tetras categorized into three different families:- Alestidae, Lebiasinidae, and Characidae. Characidae is the most popular one nowadays. You can differentiate this particular family from others as the Characidae has a small adipose fin between the dorsal and caudal fins. There are over 700 species of…