Green Glow Tiger Barb


The Green Glow Tiger Barb (Barbus tetrazona) is a blacklight-reactive fluorescent colour variant of the standard Tiger Barb. Though this colour variation is man-made, the fish does not suffer a worse quality of life or a shortened lifespan. These are NOT painted/dyed/injected fish.

Minimum Tank Size: 15 Gallons

Maximum Fish Size: 2 inches

Water Temperature: 72F to 82F

Ideal pH: 6.5 - 7.0

Water Hardness: 5 - 19 dGH

Temperament: Energetic, Semi-Aggressive Schooling Species. Their temperament balances out in larger schools (6+ is the recommended minimum). Known to nip fins and chase.

Unless experienced with fish-in cycling, we always suggest cycling an aquarium BEFORE adding fish. Adding fish to a fresh, un-cycled aquarium can kill them rapidly. We offer free water testing at our physical location, and advice via email or call.