||This species was imported
as a bi-catch with C.
is somewhat similar to Corydoras
eques from Brazil and has been given the Corydoras
World CW number of CW007. There are three species that are
very alike, the two mentioned and another one Corydoras
cf. eques which has been given
the CW number of
CW043, it is also from Peru and is collected
along with C.
rabauti from the upper Ucayali.
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.