Paracheirodon simulans (Géry, 1963)
Green neon tetra
Paracheirodon simulans
photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

Family:  Characidae (Characins), subfamily: Stethaprioninae
Max. size:  2.02 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  pelagic; pH range: 5.5 - 6; dH range: 4
Distribution:  South America: Upper Negro and Orinoco River basins.
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   

Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 14.08.94
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 15.07.13
Checked by: Malabarba, Luiz R. - 22.05.01

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