Desmopuntius hexazona


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Offering Desmopuntius hexazona (Six-Banded Tiger Barb).

An intriguing barb from areas around Indonesia, its similar to the common tiger barb, with a slightly slimmer body and moderated behaviour. Characterised by its 5 banded body, its colours display best in softer acidic water, with blackwater enhancing their vibrant reds. They appreciate a mix of open water and vegetation to feel secure, with recommended numbers of 8+ to avoid outward aggression. Unfussy feeders, will accept a mix of commercial and live / frozen foods.

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