|All Fishes Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Poecilia reticulata Peters, 1859|
Barbados Millions, Guppy (Germany), Million Fish, Mosquito Fish
|Type Locality||Guayre River, Caracas, Venezuela.|
|Size||60mm or 2.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Distribution||Venezuela, Barbados, Trinidad, northern Brazil and the Guyanas.
Southern Atlantic Draining Rivers, North East Brazil Coastal Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Venezuela Caribbean Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Trinidad rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding||Livebearers with internal fertilisation and mother carrying the babies until they are ready to be released as little copies of the parents.|
|Breeding Reports||There is but a single breeding report, read it here.|
|Reference||Monatsberichte der Königlichen Preuss[ischen] Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1859, pp 412.|
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|Last Update||2019 Nov 30 02:04 (species record created: 2011 Apr 14 05:48)|