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Founa in Sri Lanka

Puntius bimaculatus

  Order Cypriniformes
  Family Cyprinidae
  Genus Puntius
  Species P bimaculatus
  Binomial name Puntius bimaculatus
  Local Name Ipilli kadaya
  Status native
  Conservation status

Puntius bimaculatus is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Puntius. It is found in India and Sri Lanka.The males are more colored and it displays darker coloration during breeding time. It is kept by aquariusts too and an easy to keep hardy barb, loving the temperatures in the range of 22-28 Celcius.