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Redtailed Black Shark

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  Redtailed Black Shark

Common name  Redtailed Black Shark, Redtail Shark Minnow, Redtail Shark

Image credit  JJ

Maximum length  5 in

Minimum aquarium size  55 gal

Specific name  bicolor

Swimming level  Bottom.

Text credit  KW

Water max temp  299 K (26 °C, 79 °F)

Water min temp  295 K (22 °C, 72 °F)

Water type  Freshwater

Family  Cyprinidae +

Genus  Epalzeorhynchos +

Native range  Asia +, Thailand +, Mekong Basin +

Reference  101 Best Tropical Fishes +

Categories  Species +


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