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X-ray tetra (Scientific name: Pristella maxillaris) is one of the most amazing fish I have come across. The fish is known as X-ray Tetra due to its distinct translucent body, making the fish’s backbone clearly visible. Found in Amazon rivers and Orinoco basins, X-ray tetras were first described by Ulrey in 1894, and have since become one of the most popular freshwater fish. X-ray Tetra is also known as Gloden Pristella Tetra and the Water…