Long Fin Cherry Barb
161 in stock
Introduce the Longfin (Veiltail) Cherry Barb to your aquarium and bring a touch of natural beauty to your home. Native to the clear streams and rivers of Southeast Asia, these fish are known for their vibrant red coloration and flowy, long fins. However, their natural habitats are increasingly under threat from human development, making them a rare sight in the wild. By adding a Longfin Cherry Barb to your tank, you not only get to enjoy their beauty but also play a small role in preserving this species.
The Longfin Cherry Barb is a peaceful fish that gets along well with other species, making them an ideal addition to a community tank. They have a diet consisting of a variety of foods, including flakes, pellets, and live or frozen foods such as brine shrimp and daphnia. They do well in a well-filtered tank with a moderate current and a pH of 6.5-7.5. They require a minimum tank size of 20 gallons and can grow up to 2 inches in length.
This fish is hardy and easy to care for, making it an excellent choice for both experienced and novice aquarists. With their bright colors and flowy fins, they are sure to be the center of attention in any tank. Add the Longfin (Veiltail) Cherry Barb to your collection and enjoy their beauty while also contributing to the preservation of this unique species.