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Common Guppy, Pkg. of 6

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A selection of popular and compatible freshwater tropical fish for aquaria. All are active, easy to care for, and do well in community tanks. When selecting fish, look for species which do well in overlapping ranges of temperature and pH.

Common Guppy (Poecilia reticulata). Length 1½-2½". A peaceful species, well suited for the community aquarium. Large variation in color and color combinations. Easy to breed and good for younger students. Temperature 68-80 °F. Pkg. of 6. Not available to teachers in Utah and Hawaii.

MAINTENANCE: Basic water requirements and food preferences are listed below. Most will thrive on a good quality flake food. To supplement the diets of herbivores and algae eaters, blanch (briefly submerge in boiling water) pieces of dark, leafy green vegetables (spinach, greens, lettuce) and place them in the tank; anchoring them with small rocks or pieces of gravel.

During periods of severe cold weather, shipments of tropical fish may be delayed at our discretion. You will be notified and given a revised shipping date.


Flinn Catalog/Reference Manual Page 816
Flinn Middle School Catalog/Reference Manual Page 562

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