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Cyprinids- Rosy Barb
AKA : Barbus conchonius, red barb
Adult Size- 3 - 4 inches
Temperature : 65°F - 78°FF
pH : 6 - 7
Life Expectancy : 3 - 4 years
Behavior: Social. Will nip fins of slow-moving species unless kept in groups of 4 or more.
Tank Size : 20 gallons or larger.
Strata: Bottom, middle, top.
Diet: Flake, frozen, freeze-dried food. Occasional live daphnia as a treat.
How Green: Rosy barbs are not generally wild-caught. They pose no specific threat to the environment and are not endangered.
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