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http://www.petforumz.com/Silly-Cross-Breeding-Mollies-Platies-ftopict44281.html (Silly Question - Cross Breeding of Mollies & Platies?)
Hi all! I have a pair of what I thought were mollies. The female I am sure of, but the male was sold to me as a Platy early on, and now I am unsure. The male is clearly exhibiting mating behaviour on the Dalmation Molly. In particular, he is chasing her around that tank and shoving his fin underne..
« Not successfully. I recommend you pick up a couple of female Platys for your male to chase. Your Molly will not have much peace until then. NetMax »
One of my mollies has had her baby fish. I have them in a breeding net. Just wondering how long i should wait until i move them to another tank i have set up. Thanks for the help
« I usually move my newborns to a nursery tank as soon as I see and can catch them. This goes for all my livebearers (mollies, guppies, swordtails & platies). Just make sure that the water levels .. »
« Now that's something that I've never heard before,...Why should the water levels be equal?~Dean. »
« I would imagine that it lowers the risk of the shock to the fry, due to water change. »
http://www.petforumz.com/balloon-mollies-giving-birth-ftopict42753.html (balloon mollies giving birth)
i just got four female balloon mollies and 2 males, i just want to know how to tell when they are about to give birth. 2 of the females are huge but i don't know when they will have them. does anyone know how to tell and when i should move them in to a breeding trap.
« bubbles_angel wrote, Back part of their underside turns dark. They will give birth about every 26 days after that - up to 5 or 6 times without being put back in with a male. Great question for this .. »