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Corydoras potaroensis Myers, 1927

Image contributors to this species:

Ian Fuller (1) Jim Makin (1)

ScotCat Sources:

Etymology = Genus Etymology = species

Other Sources:

Fishbase  Google Search  All Catfish Species Inventory 
 

Relevant Information:

Very similar to a species which has been given the C-Number of C139. 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: Guyana; Potaro River, a tributary of the Essequibo River near Potaro Landing

Size:

5.5cm (2¼ins)

Temp:

22-26°C (71-79°F)

p.H.

6.0 -7.2.

 

 

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