Barbodes dorsimaculatus

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Blackline barb
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Barbodes
Species: B. dorsimaculatus
Binomial name
Barbodes dorsimaculatus
(C. G. E. Ahl, 1923)
  • Barbus dorsimaculatus C. G. E. Ahl, 1923
  • Puntius dorsimaculatus (C. G. E. Ahl, 1923)

Barbodes dorsimaculatus,[1] the blackline barb, is a species of cyprinid fish endemic to Sumatra. This species can reach a length of 3.1 centimetres (1.2 in) TL. It can also be found in the aquarium trade.[2]


  1. ^ Kottelat, M. (2013): The Fishes of the Inland Waters of Southeast Asia: A Catalogue and Core Bibliography of the Fishes Known to Occur in Freshwaters, Mangroves and Estuaries. Archived December 2, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 2013, Supplement No. 27: 1–663.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Puntius dorsimaculatus" in FishBase. October 2013 version.