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post #1 of 2 Old 01-17-2010, 08:30 PM Thread Starter
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Platy Breeding Question

  1. How many fry do females drop on average?
  2. How many in a batch are "keepers"?
  3. How long until platy fry reach sexual maturity?
  4. How many birthings do females have from one breeding?
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post #2 of 2 Old 01-18-2010, 03:33 AM
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1. this depends on the age size and condition of the female.....for examplae a younger fish may have less then a fish thats maybe 1 year old.....
2. not quite sure what this question means...but i think you mean to keep the healthy ones and this also depends on the condition of the parents as to the condition of the fry when they arrive.
3. i have heard it can be as quick as 4 weeks to 1 year.
4. it can be up to 3 with guppys and i think its the same with platys...

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