The guppy is one of the best known and most popular aquarium fish for beginners and advanced.
They give the tanks a lot of color, they are quiet, relatively cheap and very easy to clean.
In this article, we’ll see everything about guppies: how to take care of them, how to feed themselves perfectly, how to have their habitat and tankmates, how to rear them, and much more.
Before you dive, take a look at the table below to see if this fish is right for you.
Guppies are tropical freshwater fish that are native to South America and belong to the family Poeciliidae.
Poecilia wingei (also known as Endler Guppy) also belongs to the family Poeciliidae and is closely related to the common guppy (Poecilia reticulata). It is the Poecilia lattice that we will discuss in this article.
There are nearly 300 species of guppies. They are available in different colors, sizes and final shapes.
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His name derives from Robert John Lechmere Guppy who found her in Trinidad in 1866. He was returned to the British Museum and received the name Girardinus guppii from an ichthyologist. Since then, the fish has made some name changes, including Lebistes reticulatus and is now known as Poecilia reticulata.