Fire bar danio

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Fire bar danio
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Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Danioninae
Genus: Devario
D. maetaengensis
Binomial name
Devario maetaengensis
(F. Fang, 1997)
  • Danio maetaengensis Fang, 1997

The fire bar danio, Maetaeng danio, or tiger danio (Devario maetaengensis), is a small freshwater fish in the minnow family found in the Ping River basin. Its description includes:

  • Maximum length: 2 inches
  • Colors: Brown, yellow, green, red
  • Temperature preference: Unknown
  • pH preference: 6 to 7
  • Hardness preference: Soft to medium
  • Salinity preference: Low to medium
  • Compatibility: Good but fast like most danios
  • Lifespan: Unknown, probably three to four years
  • Ease of keeping: Moderate
  • Ease of breeding: Moderate to hard


  1. ^ Vidthayanon, C. (2012). "Devario maetaengensis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2012: e.T180696A1652697. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2012-1.RLTS.T180696A1652697.en. Retrieved 14 January 2018.

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