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Bala Shark

Bala Shark

Bala Shark Scientific Name: Balantiocheilos melanopterus Family: Cyprinidae Size: 14 inches Temperature: 72 to 82 degrees Fahrenheit Alkalinity: Soft to moderately hard pH: 6.0 to 8.0 Origin: Malaysia, Sumatra and Borneo The Bala Shark, Balantiocheilos melanopterus is also known as the tricolor shark, silver shark, or shark minnow. It is a fish species of the family Cyprinidae and is one ...

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Facts About Sumatran Striped Rabbit

facts about sumatran striped rabbit

Facts About Sumatran Striped Rabbit The Sumatran striped rabbit also known as the Sumatra short-eared rabbit or Sumatran rabbit, is a rabbit found only in forest in the Barisan Mountains in western Sumatra, Indonesia and surrounding areas. It is threatened by habitat loss, leading the IUCN to rate it as Vulnerable. The Sumatran striped rabbit is usually about 40 cm ...

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The Sumatran Tiger

Wildlife

The Sumatran Tiger The Sumatran Tiger is a uncommon tiger subspecies that resides in the Indonesian island of Sumatra. It was categorize as vitally rare by IUCN in 2008 as the inhabitants was approximated at 441 to 679 individuals, with no subpopulation bigger than 50 individuals and a waning trend. The Sumatran tiger is the only existing member of the ...

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