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Red Wagtail Platy

Red Wagtail Platy

Scientific Name:

Xiphophorus maculatus
Family: Poeciliidae
Origin: Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico
Adult Size: 2 inches (5 cm)
Social: Peaceful, suitable for community tank
Lifespan: 4 years
Tank Level: Mid dweller
Minimum Tank Size: 10 gallon
Diet: Omnivore, eats most foods
Breeding: Livebearer
Care: Easy
pH: 7.0 - 8.2
Hardness: 10-25 dGH
Temperature: 64-77 F (18-25 C)

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