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Old 11-16-2009, 04:43 PM   #20
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This one, Poecilia butleri, is a second possibility, although I think that I am more inclined to use the P. chica.

P. butleri is also an appealing fish, but it is somewhat less colorful than P. chica. They grow larger, to about 4" long and have little flecks of iridescence of different colors. I shot that picture at an access point (GPS: N 19°42'43.2" W 104°09'11.2") on the Río Ayquila near the town of Aguacate, although I collected my colony fish at another point further upstream
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