Silver Shark

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Silver Shark

Silver Shark –


The bala shark, Balantiocheilos melanopterus, also known as the tricolor shark, silver shark, or shark minnow, is a fish species of the family Cyprinidae, and is one of the two species in the genus Balantiocheilos. This species is not a true shark, but is commonly so called because of its torpedo-shaped body and large fins.

Vital information

Temperature 24-26c

Max size 30cm

ph 7-7.5

Water requirements non critical

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