Red Wag Swordtail
In the aquatic trade the word wag refers to a black tail fin. When the red wag swordtail swims about the aquarium it does appear to wag a tail. Unlike the deep red body of the velvet red swordtail, the red and red wag swordtails have a little orange in the red color of the body.
- Scientific Name: Xiphophorus hellerii
- Origin: Central America
- Lifespan: 5 years
- Max Size: 3 inches
- Food: Flake
- Shipping Size: Approx. 2 inches