Aquarium wiki Cauca molly 01
Cauca molly
Water temp. 81-84°F (27-29°C)
Water type Fresh
pH 7.0 to 7.5
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Cyprinodontiformes
Family Poeciliidae
Genus Poecilia
Species Poecilia caucana

The cauca molly (Poecilia caucana) is a fish in the Poeciliidae family, also called the South American molly.

This fish comes from Panama, Venezuela and Colombia, where it lives in shallow waters. Poecilia caucana eats mosquito larvae and algae. The species prefers a water temperature around 27 to 29°C and a pH of 7.0 to 7.5.