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Corydoras filamentosus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1983

Image contributors to this species:

Graham Carr (2) Mark Goh (1)

ScotCat Sources:

Etymology = Genus Etymology = species

Other Sources:

Fishbase Google Search  All Catfish Species Inventory
 

Relevant Information:

Aquarium care: This is akin to most of this genus, very peaceful, and would be best housed with small to medium tank mates such as Tetras, Rasboras and Danios or in a species tank for breeding purposes. Diet: A good quality flake food and tablet food for adults with sporadic feedings of frozen or live food will keep your Corydoras in good health.

Common Name:

None

Synonyms:

None

Family:

Callichthyidaemblycipitidae

Distribution:

South America: Corantijn River basin, Suriname. Type locality: Tributory of Sisa creek, flowing northwards, Rio Corantijn basin.

Size:

Male: 4.5cm (1¾ins) Female: 5.0cm (2ins)

Temp:

23-26°C (73-79°F)

p.H.

6.0 -7.5.

Reference:

Mol, H.A. Jan, The Freshwater Fishes of Suriname. BRILL, Leiden Boston, 2012. 889 p.

 

 

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