Has any one heard of "strawberry" barbs

  1. Barb989 Initiate Member

    are they dyed? The guy at the store said they were not dyed but i can not find any info on them.
  2. nippybetta Well Known Member Member

    I have not heard of them, but they sound a lot like cherry barbs. A photo description would help a lot.
  3. sirdarksol Fishlore Legend Member

    Did they look like albino tiger barbs, but pink-colored? If so, they're probably dyed.
  4. Akari_32 Fishlore Legend Member

    A picture would help :)
  5. Barb989 Initiate Member

    Here is a picture i don't have a good camera.

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  7. Akari_32 Fishlore Legend Member

    To me it just looks like a color variant. The eyes are red, so its not dipped, and to tattoo the whole fish red would take too long. Also, I've seen ones with black in them. So, I think its natural. Looks pretty neat :)
  8. nippybetta Well Known Member Member

    They look like a pink strain of albino tiger barbs... they're pretty cute.
  9. Dez The Betta Member Member

    I haven't heard of them but there darn cute! :D
  10. Jaysee Fishlore Legend Member

    It's a barb hybrid - probably a black ruby/rosy cross.