What is the rarest guppy color?

What is the rarest guppy color?

According to Dr. Herbert R. Axelrod, acclaimed scientist and author of “Starting Your Tropical Aquarium,” a rare guppy lineage includes the bronze and blue strain, such as the Moscow purple or blue.

Where are guppies native?

Guppies are native to Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Suriname, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela. However, guppies have been introduced to many different countries on every continent except Antarctica.

What is a blue guppy?

The Blue Grass Tail Guppy (Poecilia reticulata) is a very striking guppy variety that boasts an assortment of blue coloration in males. Males display this color across the entire body and all fins, but females are also colorful in their own right!

Are guppies native to Australia?

Guppy, Poecilia reticulata Peters 1859. Summary: This popular aquarium fish has been introduced from South America via the aquarium trade. Guppies have been released into the wild in several Australian states and territories, where they out-compete many native fishes.

Can guppies mate with Mollies?

Potential cross breeding between guppies and mollies These adult fish are not fertile and will not reproduce. Sadly, most babies from the guppies and mollies will die before, during or shortly after they are born. Both guppies and mollies can carry sperm for a long time after reproducing.

Can guppies live with bettas?

So to conclude this article: yes, guppies and betta fish can live in the same aquarium. You will have a bit more work feeding your betta separately and you will also need to purchase live plants, but it is doable.

What is a panda guppy?

The Panda Guppy is one of many unique varieties of Poecilia reticulata guppy developed through years of careful selective breeding. The Panda Guppy requires an aquarium of at least 10 gallons in size. It is a very peaceful fish and should be housed with tankmates of similar temperament.

What is a swordtail guppy?

The Yellow Top Swordtail Guppy (Poecilia reticulata) is a very uncommon guppy variety that has a distinctive sword extension at the top of the tail in males. Adult dwarf shrimp are generally safe as well, but guppies may eat shrimp fry. Larger, peaceful invertebrates can also make good tankmates.

Why guppies are the perfect pet?

They’re Low-Maintenance Guppies are incredibly easy to keep alive. Just keep the tank clean and provide them with food (they’ll eat just about anything and are great for mosquito control), and they’re happy.