Green Cobra Guppy, Male

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Latin name: (Poecilia reticulata)

Care Level





Black, Green, Yellow



Preferred Conditions


Avg. Max Size


Minimum Tank Size

10 gallons



The Green Cobra Guppy is a unique, vibrant color variety of Poecilia reticulata guppy developed through years of selective breeding. This specific guppy boasts an intricate snakeskin pattern in a stunning green coloration and an impressive showy tail fin, making it a very sought-after addition to any freshwater aquarium. Furthermore, the “Cobra” guppy is distinguished by a rosette pattern with vertical bars on its lower body, giving it an even more distinct character. Not only are these guppies visually appealing, but they are also hardy and easily adaptable to a variety of conditions. As such, the Green Cobra Guppy is a great choice for any aquarium hobbyist.

The Green Cobra Guppy is a great fish for any beginner hobbyist looking to get involved in the aquarium hobby. It is a peaceful species that requires an aquarium of at least 10 gallons in size and tankmates of similar temperament. Furthermore, it is fairly hardy and tolerant of small changes in water parameters, thus making it an ideal fish for the novice aquarist. With regular water changes and proper maintenance, this energetic fish will bring joy to any hobbyist for many years. In addition, its beautiful colors and striking patterns serve as a great addition to any aquarium.

If you are interested in breeding guppies, the ideal aquarium should have a covering of floating plants and a breeding box to protect the fry. Guppies will eat the fry if left to fend for themselves, so it is important to provide a breeding box. The fry should be fed brine shrimp, micro food, and pulverized flakes.

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