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Blue Mosquitofish

Gambusia punctata


Small, wild guppy-like fish living at the lakes edge near land. Females are bigger than males, they eat aquatic insects and plant debris. First photo is female, second is male and female. Tolerate muddy water and low oxygen.


Lake edge in shallow water.

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neilsfish 6 years ago
Blue Mosquitofish
Gambusia punctata

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keithp2012 7 years ago

Macro setting on my camera

keaaa5 7 years ago

Wow how did you get such great shots?

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New York, USA

Spotted on Aug 17, 2013
Submitted on Aug 17, 2013

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