Red Fire Guppy, Male

lg 89824 Red Fire Guppy
Latin name: (Poecilia reticulata)

Care Level





Black, Red, White, Yellow



Preferred Conditions


Avg. Max Size


Minimum Tank Size

10 gallons



The Red Fire Guppy is an excellent choice for those looking to add vibrant color to their aquariums. Its intense coloration, combined with the fact that it is one of the most popular guppy varieties, makes it a great option for beginner hobbyists. Additionally, its lively presence also makes it a great choice for experienced breeders looking to add some additional activity to their tanks. With proper care, the Red Fire Guppy is sure to liven up any aquarium it inhabits.

The Red Fire Guppy is an ideal choice for beginning aquarium hobbyists, as it is easy to care for and can thrive in a variety of environments. With proper monitoring of water temperature, pH, and nutrient levels, the Red Fire Guppy is a great addition to any freshwater community tank of at least 10 gallons in size. This species is peaceful and should be kept with other similarly docile tankmates. With its vibrant coloration and hardy nature, the Red Fire Guppy is sure to be an eye-catching addition to any aquarium. Additionally, its active swimming and playful behavior can provide hours of enjoyment for all viewers.

If you are interested in breeding guppies, be sure to 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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