Species Care

ALBINO CORYDORAS

Corydoras aeneus

Keeping Snapshot:
DOWNLOAD THIS CARE SHEET Preferred Water Parameters:
  • Temperature: 22-26 degrees celsius
  • pH Level: 6.5-7.5
  • General Hardness: Soft - Moderate

Range: South America: Venezuela to Brazil

Reproduction: Attaches eggs to plants or on the aquarium glass.

Feeding: Omnivorous and carnivorous, prefers sinking foods.

Additional Comments: Very popular as a 'scavenger' for planted community tanks. Corydoras appreciate fine sand (eg 1-2mm) without sharp edges and they prefer to be kept in a school rather than just 1-2 fish. The albino form is a captive-bred variety.

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