Swamp Guppy (Micropoecilia picta)
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38 Litres (10 US G.)
2.5-3 cm (1-1.2")
7.5 - 8.2
26 -28 °C (78.8-82.4°F)
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- Swamp Guppy, Scarlet Livebearer
Additional scientific names
- Poecilia picta
Origin[edit | edit source]
- Central and South America: Trinidad to the Amazon River delta.
Sexing[edit | edit source]
- Males have a gonopodium.
Environment specifics[edit | edit source]
- In the wild this fish inhabits mildly brackish water in canals and drainage ditches at the edges of swamps, but does venture far inland. In aquaria it is best kept in brackish conditions.
Pictures[edit | edit source]
Videos[edit | edit source]
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- Fishbase (Mirrors: )