This corydora is tan in color with a small black line along the body; this cory is not known for color, but for its small size and schooling behavior. This fish get to less than ¾” in size, these will accept a variety of foods they are not picky eater. This species can be kept in small aquariums from 5 gallon and up, a minimum of 10 gallons (38L) is usually recommended. This fish does well in a wide range of water condition, temperature range 70-90 F, Ph 6 to 8, soft and hard water. But for this fish to show its full behavior should be kept in a warm and soft water environment. Ph of 6.5 and temperature above 80 F
They should be kept in small group no less than 3 to 4 fish. This fish is small so to appreciate its behavior and see the fish for what it is; do not house this fish in aquarium larger than a 75, they become hard to see and get visually lost in large aquarium.
Good tank mates include shrimp, small tetras, endlers, guppies, snails, dwarf cichlids, Angelfish, Discus, Otocinclus and other small catfish. They do well in planted aquarium since the continuously forage through the aquarium and are non disruptive to the plants. A good fish for small nano community aquarium and planted aquarium.
Purchase Size: 0.5"
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