Keeping SnapshotDifficulty: Beginner
Max Growth Size: 7-8 cm
Temperament: Peaceful, community fish
Preferred Water Parameters
pH Level: 6.5-7.5
General Hardness: Soft-Moderate
South America: Venezuela to Brazil
Attaches eggs to plants or on the aquarium glass.
Omnivorous and carnivorous, prefers sinking foods.
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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