Tiger Barb


Quantity?: Single (1)
Sale price£2.69


Tiger Barb

Tiger Barbs are community freshwater fish that are great for hobbyists of all levels. There may be some aggression in a shoal as they will create a pecking order which is completely normal behaviour.

Please be aware that the image is for illustration purposes only. We are unable to guarantee the size, colour, sex or age of the fishes you are purchasing. If you have any questions regarding livestock please contact us. To minimise stress we are unable to hand pick specific fish. Lifespan is an estimate based on optimum conditions.

Approx. size: 2-3cm
Maximum size: 6cm
Origin: Singapore
Ideal number kept together: 5+

Water conditions
pH: 5–8
Temperature: 20–26 °C

Ease of care
Easy. No special aquarium requirements as they are a hardy fish.

Tropical flake or pellets are the best for the Tiger Barb however they should have live or frozen food occasionally.

Community of similar size and no long finned or slow fish. They will nip the others in the tank and are also fast so will eat the food quicker.

Breeding/ Sex
Moderate. They need good water conditions in order to spawn. A good filter and pump are recommended.

Life Span
They can live to anything from 1-2 years in perfect conditions.

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