Scientific Name: Xiphophorus (see Variety- pronounced ?)

Size: 1-2 Inches

Temp: 75-78 F

Water Temp: Freshwater/Tropical (pH 6.8-7.5)

Behavior: Platies are one of the hardiest livebearers.

Tank Type:They love a planted tank, with plenty of swimming space.

Variety: Too many to list!

How Many:Keep all males, all females, or trios (one male, two females.)

Feeding: They will accept flakes, pellets, bloodworms, brine shrimp, and algae waffers.

Recommended Tank Size: 10-gallons

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