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Fancy-tailed guppies, also known as fan-tailed guppies, are a popular species of freshwater fish named for their colorful, fan-shaped tails. Male fancy-tailed guppies have the biggest, most colorful tails. More »

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Fancy guppies are guppies that have been bred in captivity for bright color and long fins. Ideal guppies have long, wide tail fins that match the dorsal fins in color and pattern. Male guppies have brighter colors and lo... More »

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Cobra guppies are exotic, brightly colored fish also known as fancy guppies. They have a unique pattern on their lower bodies and are available in blue, green, black, orange and yellow. More »

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While guppies do not bother other fish, selecting appropriate species to share their tank involves choosing types that don't bother them, such as small cichlids. Although larger cichlids are sometimes aggressive, rams an... More »

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The green Texas cichlid is a subspecies of the Texas cichlid, a species of medium-sized, freshwater fish. Most cichlids are native to either Africa or South America, however, the Texas cichlid is the only species to orig... More »

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Colorful species of saltwater and freshwater fish include lion fish, Siamese fighting fish, Moorish idols and fantail guppies. Many of these species are available for home aquariums, though some of them have special need... More »

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There are a few natural species of glowing freshwater fish. One example is the Japanese freshwater green eel, which contains a fluorescent protein in its body that causes it to glow green. More »

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