Puntio barb

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Puntio barb
Barbus puntio Day 145.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Puntius
Species: P. puntio
Binomial name
Puntius puntio
(F. Hamilton, 1822)[1]

The Puntio barb (Puntius puntio) is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Puntius. It is found in India, Bangladesh and Myanmar.


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2006). "Puntius puntio" in FishBase. April 2006 version.