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Albino Cherry Barb

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Product Name: Albino Cherry Barb (Puntius titteya)

Product Description: Introducing the Albino Cherry Barb (Puntius titteya), a captivating freshwater fish renowned for its vibrant coloring and lively personality. Originating from Sri Lanka, these delightful fish are sure to add a splash of color and energy to your home aquarium.

Origin and Habitat: The Albino Cherry Barb is native to the clear, slow-moving streams and rivers of Sri Lanka, where it inhabits densely vegetated areas with sandy or gravelly substrates. In the wild, they are often found in schools, darting among aquatic plants in search of food.

Distinctive Appearance: With their striking albino coloring, Albino Cherry Barbs boast hues of pink, orange, and red, creating a mesmerizing contrast against their pale bodies. Their iridescent scales and vibrant fins further enhance their eye-catching appearance, making them a focal point in any aquatic display.

Tankmate Compatibility: Albino Cherry Barbs are known for their peaceful temperament, making them excellent community fish for a variety of tank setups. They coexist harmoniously with other peaceful species such as tetras, rasboras, danios, and peaceful cichlids. However, avoid housing them with overly aggressive or fin-nipping tankmates.

Behavior and Feeding: These active and sociable fish exhibit playful behavior, often darting around the aquarium in small groups. Albino Cherry Barbs are omnivorous and readily accept a varied diet. They thrive on a diet of high-quality flakes, pellets, and small live or frozen foods such as bloodworms and brine shrimp.

Size and Growth: Albino Cherry Barbs typically grow to a size of around 1.5 to 2 inches (3.8 to 5 centimeters) in length, making them an ideal choice for smaller aquarium setups. Providing a well-maintained aquarium with plenty of swimming space and hiding spots will support their growth and well-being.

Care Requirements: Maintaining stable water parameters with regular water changes and efficient filtration is essential for the health of Albino Cherry Barbs. They thrive in aquariums with live plants, which provide both shelter and grazing opportunities. Additionally, ensure that the aquarium is securely covered, as these fish may attempt to jump if startled.

Elevate your aquarium with the enchanting beauty of Albino Cherry Barbs. Their vibrant coloring, peaceful demeanor, and active nature make them a delightful addition to any freshwater community aquarium. Bring home these charming fish today and enjoy the vibrant energy they bring to your aquatic oasis!

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