Green Poeciliid (Limia Ornala)

Green Poeciliid (Limia Ornala)

This species is very comparable to L. caudofasciata. It is hardy, peaceful, and very colourful. The body is yellow-green, mottled with irregular black spots, and it has silver-edged scales. The dorsal fin of the male is generally red and spotted with black. The anal and caudal fins are also black spotted.

Males attain a length between 1.5 and 2 inch; females are somewhat larger, up to 3 inch.

Fish Details
Name: 
Green Poeciliid
Scientific Name: 
Limia Ornala
Average Temperature: 
75° F
Reproduction: 
Viviparous
Natural Location: 
Haiti
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