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Cherry Barb

Original price $3.99 - Original price $34.99
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$3.99 - $34.99
Current price $3.99
Style: 1 Fish

Cherry Barb (Puntius titteya)


The Cherry Barb is a peaceful and colorful freshwater fish that is a delight to watch. With its vibrant red coloration, it adds a splash of brilliance to any aquarium. It is relatively easy to care for, making it a great choice for both novice and seasoned aquarists.


  • Vibrant cherry red coloration in males, especially during spawning
  • Peaceful temperament, ideal for community tanks
  • Hardy and adaptable to a range of conditions
  • Schooling fish that prefers to be in groups

Care Instructions:

Cherry Barbs do best in a planted tank with plenty of cover and free swimming space. They are omnivores that will thrive on a varied diet of high-quality flake foods, live, and frozen offerings. Maintain a small school to see natural behaviors and to keep them happiest.


  • Scientific Name: Puntius titteya
  • Temperature: 23 - 27°C (73 - 81°F)
  • pH Level: 6.0 - 8.0
  • Water Hardness: 5 - 19 dGH
  • Size: Up to 5 cm (2 inches)
  • Diet: Omnivore
  • Tank Size: Minimum 10 gallons
  • Temperament: Peaceful
  • Compatibility: Good with most community fish