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Yeah, they will eat their young. Along with the parents, almost any other fish will eat the young as well. That's why, if you want to keep all/most of your fry alive, you have to move them to their own tank. Moving them to a new tank completely elimates one of the major death factors in the life of a fry; Getting Eaten :eek:. They should be added back when they are bigger then the biggest fish's mouth (Or I guess you can just say the biggest mouth in the tank).

Enjoy your babies. My platy had 10 before it died in the middle of giving birth. Then the fry survived a few days in my large field of Java Moss, but when I noticed they were slowly being eaten (I really only wanted to keep a few. Not to overstock), I managed to get 2 out, which have been doing well in a fish bowl. They just turned 5 weeks old! :D
 
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