bala shark

These fish have a silver body with black margins on dorsal, caudal, anal, and pelvic fins. These fish can reach 35 centimetres (14 in).[

The Bala shark, Balantiocheilos melanopterus, also known as the tricolor shark, silver shark, or shark minnow, is a fish species of the family Cyprinidae, and has long been considered the sole member of the genus Balantiocheilos. This species is not a true shark, but is commonly called a "shark" because of its torpedo-shaped body and large fins.


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