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Old 04-30-2017, 11:02 AM   #1
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Platy or Mollie?

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I've had this fish for about a year now and she is in a tank with mollies and Platys and one swordtail. I've seen the swordtail trying to mate with her and I'm fairly sure she was pregnant and gave birth to 11 fry. I thought they were Platy fry at first but now I'm convinced they're mollie fry. They could be fry from one of my other fish though. I know this seems like a stupid question but I just want someone else's opinion.
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Old 04-30-2017, 11:09 AM   #2
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Platies and swordtails will mate, but mollies and swordtails will not, this is what I have found from research and experience.

But that being said I only have swords and platies.
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Do you think it's a Platy or a mollie?
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Old 04-30-2017, 01:32 PM   #4
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I thought it might be just me, I can't get it either.
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Platy or Mollie?

Looks like a female Swordtail to me.
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Old 05-01-2017, 04:34 AM   #8
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I've just realised that it's a swordtail, I'm actually surprised I didn't think of that before. Ive never kept swordtails before and I was completely unaware that the female swordtails didn't have the sword.
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