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NATURAL HABITAT: The lakes and waters of Florida America.
SIZE: Fully grown males can grow to about 0.75" and the females can go up to about 1.5".
COLOUR: Generally the gambusia are light brown or browny gray. They resemble the guppy in shape and colour.
SHAPE: Basically the same as the guppy, maybe a bit smaller. They are faily symmetrical and the fins are equal.
TEMPERAMENT: Fairly peaceful but can get a little agressive
CARE: Feed them well with mosquito larvae as they are known for killing these bugs very fast. They are extremely easy to keep but very hard to find.
WATER CONDITIONS: Use a temperature of 15 - 30*C
GENDER: The gender can be identified by the males anal fin. (gonopodium)
BREEDING: Follow the rules of the other livebearers. Although there isnt really any! Put the temperature at about 24*C.
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