Odessa Barb (Puntius Ticto) 5cm
Odessa Barbs can look quite plain in a bare brightly lit aquarium. But once settled in a nicely planted aquarium, the males are quite gaudy with a vivid red stripe and black edged scales. Best kept in a small group, a lively and easy to keep species.
- Species – Puntius Ticto
- Common Name – Odessa Barb
- Origin – Southeast Asia, Singapore, Borneo, and the Bungarian Islands.
- Diet – Omnivore
- PH Range – 6.5 – 7
- Temperature – Tropical 26-28°c
- Breed Type – egg layer
- Max Size – approximately 8cm
- Sex – Un-sexed