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Founa in Sri Lanka

Puntius pleurotaenia

  Order Cypriniformes
  Family Cyprinidae
  Genus Puntius
  Species P pleurotaenia
  Binomial name Puntius pleurotaenia
  Local Name Black lined barb (Hitha massa)
  Status Endemic
  Conservation Status
  Description

The Side Striped Barb (Puntius pleurotaenia) is a species of ray-finned fish in the Cyprinidae family. It is found only in Sri Lanka.