Bala Shark or Tri-Color Shark

Latin Name

Balantiocheilos Melanopterus

pH Value

7.1

Water Temperature

74-80 deg. F

Size

18"

Breeding

Egg Layers

Feeding

Flake, Pellets, Brine Shrimp & Worms

Notes

They do best when in pairs or more. Can grow very large.

Lighting

Bright, but not direct sunlight

Temperament

Peaceful, very good community fish.

Best in tanks 25+ gallons

Comments

The Bala's are extremely peaceful, a great fish for beginners. Very active swimmers.