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Guppy

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The Guppy is one of the smallest aquarium fish, and also one of the most popular. Their small size and wide colour range make for magnificent aquarium vistas.
  Guppy in an Aquarium setting
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Description

Latin Name: Poecilia reticulata Conservation Status: Secure
Distribution: South America, Caribbean Average Size: Females - 3 cm, Males - 2 cm
 

The Guppy female is normally dark grey to brown in colour. The male Guppy are the ones with the different colouring. Specific colours change from region to region, all dependant on their surrounding conditions. Guppies tend to breed very well.

 

         
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