site logo

Main Index > Fish Stats > Catfish > Corydoras aurofrenatus
16 visitors viewing stats



Corydoras aurofrenatus


Family: Callichthyidae
Species: Corydoras aurofrenatus
Common Name: None, CW005
Size: Up to 2.3 inches (3.0 cm)
Habitat: SOUTH AMERICA: Paraguay River Basin.
Min Tank Size: 20 gallons (75 liters) or larger.
Min Shoal Size: Best in groups of six or more.
Diet: Mostly Carnivorous. Sinking pellets or flakes. Supplement with live or frozen bloodworms or white or grindal worms.
Behavior: Peaceful, shy.
Water: Temperature of 73 to 79°F (22 to 26°C), pH 6.0 to 7.6, 2-25° dH
Care: Moderate to advanced. Sensitive to water conditions use good maintenance habits as needed with all fish.
Communities: Excellent fish for peaceful, non-competitive aquariums or a species-only tank. Other corydoras, otos, rasboras, shrimp, or tetras would be good tank mates.
Suitability: Some experience required.
Note: First identified in 1903. No breeding reports.

If you think some of the information in this statistic is incorrect or missing and can provide us with additional or more accurate information about this fish species please contact us at Badman's Tropical Fish





Privacy Policy | Contact Badman's Tropical Fish
Copyright ©
All rights reserved. Reproduction of any portion of this website's content is forbidden without written permission.