The painted platy is also called the red berlin platy and the red koi platy. The fish features a solid red body with black splotches and spots, like some sneaky swordtail threw some black paint on an unsuspecting red platy.
- Scientific Name: Xiphophorus maculatus
- Origin: Central and South America
- Lifespan: 3 years
- Max Size: 2 inches
- Food: Flake
- Shipping Size: Approx. 1 1/4 inch