Our animals


Bucktooth tetra

Bucktooth tetra

Facts

LatinExodon paradoxus
Size7.5 cm
FoodInsects and scales
HabitatRivers
IUCN

Not evaluated

LocationAmazonas
Map

Bite chunks of other fish

Bucktooth tetra feed on insects but also eat fish scales. When a fish loses a scale, a new one grows out again.