Red  Red-eye Lyretail Swordtail

The red red-eye lyre swordtail is a product of an intense breeding program in Asia and these are the brightest, largest swordtails available. Red rey lyre swordtails are show quality and require a little salt in the aquarium and can even be kep in brackish conditions. Unlike other swordtails these fish are difficult to breed as the females and males both have long veil fins that get in the way of the process.

  • Scientific Name: Xiphophorus hellerii
  • Origin: Central America
  • Lifespan: 5 years
  • Max Size: 5 inches
  • Food: Flake, live, frozen
  • Shipping Size: 2 inches to 3 inches