Fresh Water

Gold Twin Bar Platy

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Species Name

  • Gold Twin Bar Platy

Latin Name

  • Xiphophorus maculatus

Family

  • Poeciliidae

Origin

  • Mexico

Care

  • easy

Environment

  • some cover

Water pH Levels

  • 7.0-7.5

Temperature

  • 76F

Minimum Tank Size

  • 5 gal

Maximum Size in Aquarium

  • 3"

Species Origin

  • pond

Compatibility

  • general community

Diet

  • omnivore

Reproduction Type

  • live bearer

Reproduction Difficulty

  • easy

Size-Small

  • 1.5-2"

Size-Medium

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