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|Corydoras melanistius My First Experience Breeding Corydoras|
by Mark Bryson
C. melanistius from Essequibo, Guyana, attains
a length of 5– 6 cm. Body colouration light
grey covered with small dark spots. Black line extending
from forehead down through the eye. A golden coloured
saddle adorns area from back of eye to dorsal. Front
part of dorsal fin is black extending into
the top of the fishes back. (C. melanistius melanistius and
C. melanistius brevirostrus are sub species
of Corydoras melanistius ).
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