Poeciliidae

From Microcosm Aquarium Explorer

Poecilia reticulata trio.jpg

Trio of fancy guppies, two males and gravid female, top left. Aaron Norman

BioGroup:

Native range:

Taxonomic rank: Family

Common name: POECILIIDS


Total known Total profiles
Subfamilies 0 0
Genera 30 3
Species 293 18


Family members include the:

  • Guppies
  • Mollies
  • Swordtails
  • Platies
  • Mosquitofishes
  • Endler's Livebearer and others

ALSO:

  • Killifishes
  • Lampeyes


Subfamilies

none

Genera

Species


Reference: Fishes of the World