Variatus, Variable platyfish, Variegated Platy.
|Size:||Up to 2.75 inches (7.0cm) Females larger than males.|
|Habitat:||Central America: Endemic to Mexico from southern Tamaulipas to northern Veracruz.|
|Min Tank Size:||24″ 15 gallon (56.7 Litre).|
|Diet:||Omnivorous, not demanding, flake frozen or live. Supplement with green material.|
|Behavior:||Peaceful, prefers conspecific company. Keep one male with several females.|
|Water:||Temperature 59 – 77°F (15 – 25°C); pH 7.0-8.0 dH range: 9 – 19|
|Care:||Well planted and well lit aquarium, with no large tank mates.|
|Suitability:||Good for all.|
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