Red Tail Shark

Red Tail Shark


Common Name: Red Tail Shark

Scientific Name: Epalzeorhynchos bicolor

Family: Cyprinidae

Max Size: 4"

Schooling: No

Origin: Thailand

Diet: Omnivore

Temperament: Semi-Aggressive

Community Safe: Carefully, no more than one per 35 gallons. It will also chase and harrass smaller fish, especially if they are bottom dwellers. For best results, have a lot of hiding places.

Temperature Range: 72-79F

Ph Range: 6.5-7.5

Care Difficulty: Moderate

Min Tank Size: 30 gallons