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The most popular fish next to the Guppy is most certainly the Swordtail!
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I just started breeding all kinds of fish. Sword Tails are the easiest by far! I have 2 oranges and the mother had all orange but 1 white came out also.
Blue swordtails are actualy a blue wag and and swordtail cross ("beautiful fish" is one of the only ways to describe it).
I have a small 10 gallon tank but my 15 swordtails (around that much, adults and babies combined), 1 leopard pleco, and (at least) 110 mystery snails are all happy and have learned their feeding schedule. I'm going to get a bigger tank once I have room to house more fish and hopefully get a second pleco so my plecos might breed.
I raise a combination of clear (almost white) albino swords crossed with lyertail reds (Lyertail Red females X Albino clear males). As the process is slow, can you tell me more of the blue swordtails Josh / or anyone else. I need more variances to deal with. The blue intrigues me.
I have 22 fishes; 2 red caps, 2 platinum sailfins, 4 black mollies, 3 swordfishes, 2 guppies, 2 zebra loaches, 1 tiger fish, 2 spotted mollies, and 2 pencilfishes.
My brother has a 36 swordtail. He placed him in a fish pond. His sword tail has different colors. The color of it is orange, yellow, black, brown, gray, and red. It is 5 inches long.
Kurt van Wyk
My brother has just got 3 red sword tails. They are friendly with the other fish but do sometimes fin-nip the red dwarf gouramis.
Swordtails stay pregnant for 6 weeks. Did u know that there r blue swordtails now.
I have a one-year old female swordtail (without a male) and believe it or not she had young ones!! I am wondering how this can happen, or it swordtails breed with other different species of fish who would be the father.
I am wondering how long it takes for a pregnant swordtail fish to give birth.
I am wondering if female swordtails lay on the bottom before giving birth.