Cherry Barb (Puntius titteya) – Group of 5 Fish


Bright red and speedy swimmers, Cherry Barbs (Puntius titteya) are a popular fish for freshwater community tanks. They reach an adult size of two inches and will generally do well with similarly sized, peaceful fish. Cherry Barbs are hardy schooling fish, and will thrive best in groups of 5 or more!


Cherry Barb (Puntius titteya) – Group of 5 Fish

Origin: Aquacultured Asia
Diet: Omnivore, will accept all kinds of frozen and prepared foods
Adult Size: 2″
Recommended Tank Size: 15 gallons
Compatibility: Generally peaceful but fast moving, which could stress out smaller, slower-moving tankmates

Preferred Water Parameters
pH:                          6.0 – 7.0
Temp:                     76-80F
Ammonia:              0ppm
Nitrite:                    0ppm
Nitrate:                  <30ppm