Classification
Kingdom - Animalia
Phylum - Chordata
Class - Actinopterygii
Order - Cyprinodontiformes
Family - Poeciliidae
Genus - Poecilia

Guppy

Ratings

The guppy (Poecilia reticulata), also known as millionfish and rainbow fish.
Scientific Info
Scientific Name - Guppy
Type - Poecilia Reticulata
Diet - Omnivore
Size - 4cm - 7.6cm (1.5in - 3in)
Life Span - 2 - 4 years
Conservation Status - Least Concern
Appearance
Skin Type - Scales
Favourite Food - Algae
Habitat - Rivers in the Amazon
Average Clutch Size - 80
Main Prey - Algae, Shrimp, Fish
Predators - Fish, Birds, Mammals
Distinctive Features - Brightly coloured body and fins and give birth to live young
  • Details
  • Brazil -South America
     

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