Bumble Bee Platy Are Back In stock
Scientific Name : Xiphophorus maculatus
Care Level : Very Easy,
Size : 5 cm
pH : 7 – 8
Temperature : 18°C – 26°C
Water Hardness : 10° to 25° dH
Origin / Habitat : Central America
Lifespan : 2 – 3 years
Platy Behavior : A great community Fish very peaceful . I would recommend to have two females for every one male. By doing this will prevent the male from harassing a single female.
Platy Breeding : They are live bearers which means that they babies can swim immediately after birth. Very easy to breed all what is usually needed is putting the two together
Platy Compatible Tank Mates : Community Fish .
Diet / Foods : Give them a varied diet consisting of flakes, freeze dried foods for optimum health.
Tank Region : All level of the aquarium
Gender :The female is usually bigger than a male . The male Platy also has a modified anal fin called a gonopodium.