What Is This?!

Discussion in 'Fish, Snail, Worm And Pest ID Help' started by Jacee, Apr 20, 2017.

  1. JaceeNew MemberMember

    So I had no clue any of my other fish was pregnant?! Guess one was I have a pregnant guppy but she still looks pregnant and this don't look like a guppy HELP I'm so confused

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  2. GlamCrabWell Known MemberMember

    what other fishes do you have? this looks like a livebearer fry (wich includes, platy, molly, swordtail, guppies)

    the picture is really blurry tho.. cant make out its fins or anything.

  3. JaceeNew MemberMember

    I have all lol that's why I cant figure it out none looked pregnant I'll try again later to get better picture

  4. JaceeNew MemberMember

    I knew eventually I'd have fry but just didn't seem like any was pregnant and I just got a male swordtail
  5. GlamCrabWell Known MemberMember

    lol i bought a non-pregnant looking female platy and she gave birth first. sometimes they just arent as 'fat'
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  6. Five 97Well Known MemberMember

    Looks like a swordtail fry, though it's hard to tell from the blurry pictures.

    It's fully colored so it's been running around for a while, it doesn't look like it was born recently.
  7. JaceeNew MemberMember

    IDK if these are any better sorry....

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  8. JaceeNew MemberMember

    I also searched my tank and filters it's only one :( I'm just at a loss at what kind and who was pregnant I also did a major vacuum week ago so.... Some maybe got sucked up
  9. GlamCrabWell Known MemberMember

    the form of the top fin makes me think of swordtail..
    mollies have round top fin
    platys have triangular top fin
    swordtails have a rectangle top fin
    (thats how i tell them apart, except for the obvious sword on the swordtail male)
  10. JaceeNew MemberMember

    One must definitely came pregnant cause I just got my male ha
  11. GlamCrabWell Known MemberMember

    unless you have male platies. they can hybridize with swordtails

    (i might be wrong too, might be a platy or molly)
  12. JaceeNew MemberMember

    Uh oh i have a pair of platys so yes I have a male and I did NOT know that I also have pair mollies
  13. GlamCrabWell Known MemberMember

    Guppies can breed with mollies too!
    But mollies cant breed with plates or swordtails
  14. JaceeNew MemberMember

    Uhhh so.... I may have a imbreed fishy?!?!? ;0
  15. Anders247Fishlore LegendMember

    It could be an interbred fish, but I doubt it. Probably a platy or swordtail fry.
  16. GlamCrabWell Known MemberMember

    They would also need to be not pregnant from the store
  17. JaceeNew MemberMember


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  18. GlamCrabWell Known MemberMember

    thats a platy! you can see the fin on its back is a triangle
  19. JaceeNew MemberMember

    Thank you!!! I had 2 but I'm afraid he or she is last one standing..... Didn't even know I had babies :) been great watching him grow tho
  20. Anders247Fishlore LegendMember

    Agreed, it's a platy.

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