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Old 12-03-2021, 10:20 PM   #1
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Sex Once, Babies Forever?

I have just seen a video on guppy breeding, and the host had said that once the female has mated with a male, she will continue to birth fry indefinitely, without the need to mate again.

Is this true? if I took the female out and put her into another tank, she would keep giving fry without any males (if I took them out)?

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Guppies are livebearers rather than egg layers and as such can store sperm after mating for several months. This can lead to several lots of babies, but its not indefinate.
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