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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Poeciliidae Poeciliids
Subfamily: Poeciliinae
Genus: Micropoecilia

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 3 cm TL

 
Micropoecilia bifurca
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Micropoecilia branneri
[]

Photo by Noren, M.

South America
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL
Micropoecilia minima (Costa & Sarraf, 1997)

Photo by Noren, M.
 
Micropoecilia minima
[]

Photo by Terceira, A.C.

Central and South America
Max. Length 5 cm
Micropoecilia picta (Regan, 1913)

Photo by Terceira, A.C.
 
Micropoecilia picta
[Swamp guppies]
4 Species of Family Poeciliidae with Genus Micropoecilia
(Poeciliids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1909 Micropoecilia bifurca South America 3 TL
1894 Micropoecilia branneri South America 4 TL
1997 Micropoecilia minima South America 2.4 SL
1913 Micropoecilia picta Swamp guppies Central and South America 5



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