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Poeciliopsis gracilis (Heckel 1848)

Porthole Livebearer

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Class:

Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)

Order:

Cyprinodontiformes (rivulines, killifishes and live bearers)

Family:

Poeciliidae (Livebearers)

Scientific Name:

Poeciliopsis gracilis (Heckel 1848)

Common Name:

Porthole Livebearer

Regional Location:

Central/South American

Temperament:

Community

Swimming Habbits:

None

Food Requirements:

Omnivourous

Maximum Fish Size:

5cm 2in

Sexually Mature:

3 - 5 months

Aquascaping:

Plants

Aquarium Lighting:

Bright

Water Temperature:

23Co 73Fo

Water pH:

6,7 Very Slightly Acidic

Water Hardness:

Slightly hard 10dH 179ppm

Reproduction:

Livebearer

Fecundity:

2 - 6 fry

Incubation Period:

3 - 5 weeks

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