Barb (many species and sub-species)

Latin Name

multiple

pH Value

varies

Water Temperature

varies

Size

4"

Breeding

Egg Layers

Feeding

Flake Foods

Notes

They do best when in pairs or more

Lighting

Bright, but not direct sunlight

Temperament

Most are peaceful enough, few have been known to nip a fin or two

Comments

Barbs are one of the most common fishes found in Fish Stores today, since there are so many species and sub-species.