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Corydoras sp. (C054)
 

Image contributors to this species:

Hans-Georg Evers (1) Karsten Schönherr (1)

ScotCat Sources:

Etymology = Genus

Other Sources:

Google Search  All Catfish Species Inventory  
 

Relevant Information:

This is a variable species. There are specimens with and without the black in the dorsal fin and also some that have the black from dorsal into the top of body, and without. This species has a hyaline (clear) caudal fin. 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:

C054

Synonyms:

None

Family:

Callichthyidaemblycipitidae

Distribution:

South America:  Brazil, Rio Tocantins.

Size:

Male: 5.0cm (2ins) Female: 5.5cm (2¼ins)

Temp:

22-26°C (71-79°F)

p.H.

6.0 -7.2.

Reference:

www.corydorasworld.com

 

 

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                                                                                      updated = October 17, 2017 © ScotCat 1997-2017