How can you tell if your tiger barb is pregnant?
Tiger barbs are egg layers and have eggs in them always. The females will be more plump and have a rounded belly. They lay their eggs on plants and the males come behind and fertilize them. ...
Can tiger barb can have baby with out the male?
Tiger barbs (Barbus nigrofasciatus) are egg layers so they don't get pregnant. A male is required to fertilise the eggs as they are scattered by the female in order to make more youngsters. ...
Asked in Tigers, Freshwater Aquariums, Goldfish
Will your goldfish eat your tiger barb?
No it will not. However, if there are 3 or more tiger barbs, then they might get the courage to nip at its fins. And i Highly advise you not to keep tiger barbs with goldfish because tiger barbs live in warm water (about 70-85 degrees). and gold fish live in colder water. The tiger barb would ultimately die. ...
Can a tiger barb fish and a albino tiger barb fish have babies together?
Yes, same species of fish just different pigmentation. Good luck difficult to breed, remember the males have red noses and the females don't. ...
Asked in Freshwater Aquariums
Can slider turtle live with tiger barb fish?
The question shoud be 'Can a tiger barb live with a slider.' Fish are one of the main diet items of turtles so the barb will eventually become a meal for the turtle. If the turtle is small, he may not be able to eat the fish but he will nip at it and remove fins. Sooner or later the fish disappears. ...
Asked in Freshwater Fish
What fish can live with barb fish?
If the type of barb you have is a tiger barb then it is a semi aggressive fish which means you can only put it with other semi aggressive fish that are relatively the same size unless you have a bunch of them. The only barb I can think of that isnt semi aggressive is the cherry barb which can be put with any tropical fish like mollys, danios, tetras, platys, and guppies. ...
Will an albino tiger barb attack a fighting fish?
Original answer - "i don't know but try this. put a dead fighting fish in a tank that has albino tiger barbs OR tiger barbs and see if the fish attack or eat the dead fish." I have an albino tiger barb, and through my research and experience I can almost guarantee that a fighting fish and an albino tiger barb will absolutely not do. Scientists don't know why tiger barbs have an unusual fin nipping behavior. I emphasize this especially if...
How do you tell if a green tiger barb is male or female?
www.aquaticcommunity.com "Sexing Tiger barbs is not very hard, since the female Tiger barb is larger than the male and sports a rounder belly. The male have a distinctive red nose, and above the black part of his dorsal fin you can see a characteristic red line. The dorsal fin of the female is mainly black." I hope that helps. ...
What is Tiger barb?
The tiger barb (Puntius tetrazona) or sumatra barb, is a species of tropical freshwater fish belonging to the Puntius genus of the minnow family. The natural geographic range reportedly extends throughout the Malay peninsula, Sumatra and Borneo, with unsubstantiated sightings reported in Cambodia. Tiger barbs are also found in many other parts of Asia, and with little reliable collection data over long periods of time, definite conclusions about their natural geographic range versus established introductions are difficult. ...