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Penta Barb


Penta  Barb

Five banded barbs, or penta barbs, or hexazon barbs, are a member of the puntius family and these barbs are peaceful and suitable for planted and peaceful fish tanks. These are schooling fish and recommends a school of at least four to keep these guys happy. Obviously one of the puntius family, this species is distinguished by five vertical black bands.

  • Scientific Name: PUNTIUS PENTAZONA
  • Origin: Southeast Asia
  • Lifespan: 6 Years
  • Max size: 2 inches
  • Food: Flake
  • Shipping Size: Approx. 1 inch