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24-carat Gold Molly

24-carat Gold Molly

Shirlie L Sharpe
  • Scientific Name: Poecilia sphenops
  • Family: Poeciliidae
  • Origin: Mexico to Colombia
  • Adult Size: 2.5 inches (6 cm)
  • Social: Peaceful, suitable for community tanks
  • Lifespan: 2 years
  • Tank Level: Top, Mid dweller
  • Minimum Tank Size: 10 gallon
  • Diet: Herbivore, eats algae
  • Breeding: Livebearer
  • Care: Easy to Intermediate
  • pH: 7.5 - 8.2
  • Hardness: 11-30 dGH
  • Temperature: 64-82 F (18-28 C)
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