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Denison Barb (Roseline Shark)

Original price $12.99 - Original price $69.99
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$12.99 - $69.99
Current price $12.99
Style: 1 Fish

Denison Barb (Roseline Shark) - Sahyadria denisonii


The Denison Barb, also known as the Roseline Shark, is a stunningly patterned fish that can become the centerpiece of any aquarium. It is admired for its active behavior and distinctive horizontal stripes that complement its streamlined body shape.


  • Iconic red and black stripes on a silver body
  • Energetic swimming behavior
  • Great for larger community tanks
  • Native to the fast-flowing rivers of India

Care Instructions:

Denison Barbs thrive in well-oxygenated water with moderate to strong flow. They are best kept in schools and require ample swimming space. A varied diet of high-quality dry foods, along with occasional live and frozen treats, will keep them in good health.


  • Scientific Name: Sahyadria denisonii
  • Temperature: 18 - 26°C (64 - 79°F)
  • pH Level: 6.5 - 7.8
  • Water Hardness: 5 - 15 dGH
  • Size: Up to 15 cm (6 inches)
  • Diet: Omnivore
  • Tank Size: Minimum 55 gallons
  • Temperament: Peaceful but may chase smaller fish
  • Compatibility: Good with similarly sized community fish