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Chrysolite 10-23-2010 09:00 PM

What colour is this?
 
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So, I got some platies on the weekend, a red tailed calico, and this one. I love it's colouring, but I have no idea what it's called. Any ideas?

zof 10-23-2010 09:39 PM

I don't know but its very interesting

Romad 10-24-2010 08:42 AM

i've never seen that color either but i love it.

AaronCombs 10-24-2010 09:45 AM

Reminds me of a Blue Mickey Mouse platy mixed with a Gold Dust Platy.

Inga 10-24-2010 12:10 PM

Very cool! I never saw one that color in the stores here either.

Chrysolite 10-24-2010 01:34 PM

Thanks! I couldn't find any pics of a gold dust platy though. Is it less common or something?

thefishboy 10-24-2010 01:44 PM

Very nice colour! Wish i could have 1 of that colour!!

fryup 10-24-2010 05:34 PM

a gold dust platy is all gold with some black and wow your fish is different, but i like it :D:D:D

AaronCombs 10-24-2010 06:30 PM

hmmm I want to find out this combo bad lol..

However I still am leaning towards the blue and gold dust combo... I want to try it if i get time lol'


love that fish though, great colors, nice and unique. You had a great find!

buckmanrules 10-24-2010 06:36 PM

Blue Wag Platy is definately the main body. Its probably a mix with a marigold platy. I have painted marigold platys I am trying to get to breed true right now. However, they are not cooperating as they have been mixed up with other platies in the past. The joy of Platys is they can combine to make so many different, interesting, lovely color combinations.


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