Platy (Poecilia) is one of the most popular tank fishes

Unpretentiousness, beauty, various coloring patterns, easy to breed – this is all about platy (Poecilia). This fish is like guppy, swordtail fish, molly fish – it is a live-bearing one, i.e. it carries eggs inside its body and spawns completely formed ready to swim juveniles. In this article we’ll tell you about platy fish care and breeding.

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Black molly fish is one of the best fishes for beginners

Did you know that molly genus (in Latin – Mollienesia) was abolished and now all fishes from it are included into livebearers genus (in Latin Poecilia). Well, I didn’t. I have found it only when preparing this article. And the fact, that various fishes that we know as molly fishes are now also in this genus only adds more confusion.

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Guppy – all you should now about this fish

Guppy (lat. Poecilia reticulata) is a renowned tank fish. Even people who are not into aquarium husbandry know about this fish, not to mention aquarists. Each of them has surely had a guppy fish in a tank even just once.

Some aquarists started their hobby from buying a couple of fish and even now they have some splendid selective breeding species. To answer all the questions about this fish we’d have to write a book, but we’ll try to discuss the most common ones here, in this article.

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