How do you buy sexed fish off liveaquaria

  1. c

    collinl98 New Member Member

    I want to order a swordtail and some gbrs from liveaquaria but i want to make sure i get a male swordtail (i already have 4 female) and the correct ratio of male to female gbrs. By the way what id the correct male to female ratio? I also wanted to get some cherry barbs but i dont know how many to get.
    75 gal
    3 angelfish
    7 albino cories
    4 swordtails
    1 bristle pleco

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  2. Phishphin

    Phishphin Well Known Member Member

    You may be able to contact them through e-mail. Personally, I've found better deals through Aquabid, plus their sex is often listed with the posting. Check out the seller's profile; if it's good, they will likely be willing to work with you in terms of ratios. :)
  3. Anthony10

    Anthony10 Valued Member Member

    Sometimes LiveAquaria sells pairs... But that would mean you would end up with another female along with the male. You best bet is if you have a lfs near you that you could find one at, that way you can hand-pick one yourself, and you know if your buying a male!