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Mosquito Fish


Family: Poeciliidae
Species: Gambusia affinis
Common Name: Mosquito Fish
Size: Up to 1 inches (4 cm)
Habitat: North and Central America: United States North to central Indiana and Illinois and Gulf Slope drainages west to Mexico.
Min Tank Size: 10 gallon.
Diet: Omnivorous eats live, flake, wafer, or frozen foods easily. try to provide Mosquito larvae.
Behavior: Peaceful. May nip fins.
Water: Temperature range 54 to 84°F (12 to 29°C) pH range: 6.0 8.0; dH range: 5 - 19
Care: Easy, keep in well planted tanks with lots of hiding areas.
Communities: Good with other small fish.
Suitability: Good.

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