|| Corydoras burgessi
||Up to 2.2 inches (5.5 cm)
||SOUTH AMERICA: Upper Negro River basin, Brazil.
|Min Tank Size:
||20 gallons (75 liters) or larger.
|Min Shoal Size:
||Best in groups of six or more.
||Mostly Carnivorous. Sinking pellets or flakes. Supplement with live or frozen bloodworms or white or grindal worms.
||Temperature of 67 to 77°F (20 to 25°C), pH 6.0 to
7.5, 2-25° dH
||Moderate to advanced. Sensitive to water conditions use good maintenance
habits as needed with all fish.
||Excellent fish for peaceful, non-competitive aquariums or a species-only tank. Other corydoras, otos, rasboras, shrimp, or tetras would be good tank mates.
||Some experience required.
||Somewhat similar to C. Adolfoi in appearance. Some reports indicate it can tolerate somewhat warmer temperatures than most corydoras. Named for Dr. Warren Burgess.