Lemon Cobra Guppy, Male

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Latin name: (Poecilia reticulata)

Care Level





Green, Yellow



Preferred Conditions


Avg. Max Size


Minimum Tank Size

10 gallons



The Lemon Cobra Guppy is a highly sought-after variety of Poecilia reticulata guppy. It is renowned for its vibrant citrus coloration and intricate marking that makes it an eye-catching addition to any freshwater community aquarium. Its unique rosette pattern and vertical bars on its lower body set it apart from other guppies. With its cheerful disposition and vivid hues, the Lemon Cobra Guppy is an excellent choice for any fish enthusiast. Additionally, it is relatively easy to care for, making it a great option for beginners to the fishkeeping hobby.

The Lemon Cobra Guppy is a great choice for novice aquarists as it is a hardy fish with a peaceful temperament. It is important to ensure that the aquarium should be at least 10 gallons in size to provide enough space and the water parameters should be kept within ideal parameters. Taking the time to monitor and maintain the aquarium will ensure a healthy environment for the fish and tankmates. Furthermore, the bright colors and active swimming of this fish will add a focal point to any aquarium. With proper care, the Lemon Cobra Guppy can be a long-lasting 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. Adults may eat the fry if left to fend for themselves without the breeding box. The fry should be fed brine shrimp, micro food, and pulverized flakes.

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