Mollies are not very aggressive, but can protect themselves, so they are suitable tank mates for almost all tropical community tank fish. Mollies, like Guppies, can be acclimated to full strength sea water.
People also ask, what do molly fish like?
Mollies are considered omnivores. You should generally feed them a varied diet with high-quality flake food and many vegetables because they consume algae and plants in their natural habitat. Frozen food is also great for mollies though, as far as live food, they prefer daphnia, brine shrimp, and bloodworms.
How many mollies should be kept together?
Keeping Molly Fish Together You should keep them in groups of at least four or more, they naturally stick together. The group should be made of mostly females since males are known to harass them.
What eats common Molly?
|Kingdom: Five groups that classify all living things ||Animalia |
|Average Clutch Size: The average number of eggs laid at once ||80 |
|Main Prey: The food that the animal gains energy from ||Algae, Insects, Bloodworm |
|Predators: Other animals that hunt and eat the animal ||Large Fish, Birds, Reptiles |
Why do molly fish lay on rocks?
Swim bladder function When the swim bladder malfunctions, the fish has trouble maintaining his level in the water and can sink to the bottom of the tank or be stuck near the top. The abnormal ballast can cause the fish to turn sidewise and swim on his side, or even roll entirely upside down.