This video shows several of the very lively types of Male Sailfin Mollies available in our
facility. You can see Marbled, Gold, and
Metallic Gold Female Mollies and one male stowaway with reddish horizontal stripes. Compare the shapes of the females in this video with
the shapes of the males in the video above.
Click on the images above.
Scientific Name: Poecilia latipinna
Mollies are available in many color varieties. Mollies are livebearers like Guppies, Swordtails, and Platies, and they are they are easy to breed.
here for more about breeding Mollies and caring for the babies including details about how to feed baby Mollies.
Molly females do not develop the long dorsal Sailfin that the males are displaying in the picture above.
Here are two beautiful Male Sailfin Mollies for sale at our online retail store. One male is Gold Marbled and the other male is a
Dalmatian. Both have their Sailfins up. Click
here for more about buying Sailfin Mollies from us.
Mollies need an aquarium with at least 15 gallons of water, an
Power Filter with a BIO-Wheel, 1/4 inch or less of
gravel, and an
Heater adjusted to between 78 and 82 degrees F. Click
here for more about warm water aquariums. Like most livebearers Mollies will do better with 1 Tablespoon of Aquarium Salt per 5 gallons of water. Click
for more about Aquarium Salt.
Floating flake food and
freeze dried blood worms. Both of these foods are available in most
stores that sell pet
here for more about feeding fish. I feed all livebearers a few Black Worms every other day. Click
here for more about Black