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Actually, I think it's a safe bet that the one in the middle is a male. I'm not too sure about the one on the right.

Just a guess; they look a little young.
 

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I'm pretty sure that's the case. I just took a long, hard look at that pic. The two on the right I'm almost certain are male. The brown one appears to be female.

I had a pair of these a while ago, and the female had no color whatsoever. Cool fish...it's too bad that they rarely take flake. If they did they'd probably be a bit more popular.
 

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My avatar is actually Xiphophorus nezahualcoyotl. I do have the X. montezuma 'Rio Gallinas' (the mottled ones) as well as the standard blue-green X. montezumae.

Since I can remember, swordtails have been my favorite fish, so I try to keep and breed as many species/races as possible. Most livebearers, in fact, I love.

The X. nezhualcoyotl seems to be a little more difficult to keep and breed, in my experience. The fry have a nasty tendency to just decide to stop eating after months of success with flake and daphnia and other foods. Out of the last batch my late female dropped, there's something like a trio left. All of the other fish in the tank do fine, just not them. It's very frustrating.
 
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