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Corydoras serratus Sands, 1995

Image contributors to this species:

Adrian Payne (1) Chris Ralph (3) Mark Goh (1) Chistian Dresel (3)

ScotCat Sources:

Etymology = Genus Etymology = species

Other Sources:

Fishbase  Google Search  All Catfish Species Inventory
 

Relevant Information:

This species can be variable in colouration and is also quite rare in the hobby. Aquarium Care: As this is one of the longer snouted species it will be well suited to most community tanks. A well planted tank with a soft substrate such as sand so they can bury their snouts while searching out food. Diet: Readily accepts a mixed and varied diet which includes granular foods, tablet food, frozen bloodworm and good quality flake to name but a few.

Common Name:

None

Synonyms:

None

Family:

Callichthyidae

Distribution:

South America: Brazil : Rio Poranga, 8 kilometres north of the Nobua oba, where the two streams join a small tributary of the Upper Negro River

Size:

5.5cm (2¼ins)

Temp:

22-26°C (71-79°F)

p.H.

6.0 -7.2.

Reference:

www.corydorasworld.com

 

 

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