Siamese bala-shak (Balantiocheilos ambusticauda)

Also known as: Burnt-tailed barb
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusBalantiocheilos (1)

The Siamese bala-shak is classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the Siamese bala-shak (Balantiocheilos ambusticauda) is being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org