Janssens' Barb (Barbus janssensi)

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Janssens' Barb

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Janssens' Barb

Barbus janssensi

Moderate

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.0 - 7.0

[[Minimum temperature::21 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::25 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

5-10 °d

1:2 M:F

Carnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

5-6 years

Family

Cyprinidae



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Sexing

Tank compatibility

An active shoaling fish that should be kept in groups of 5 or more.

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Feeding regime

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Behaviour

Identification

A small slender fish which is orange-red in colour. It has two black markings on either side of its flanks, one just behind the gill plates, the other at the caudal peduncle.

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