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Corydoras cervinus


Family: Callichthyidae
Species: Corydoras cervinus
Common Name: None
Size: Up to 1.9 inches (4.9 cm)
Habitat: SOUTH AMERICA: Guaporé River basin in Brazil.
Min Tank Size: 16 inches 10 US Gallon. (38 litres)
Min Shoal Size: Best in groups of six or more.
Diet: A varied diet of flakes and small tablet food. Supplement with live or frozen bloodworms, brine shrimp etc.
Behavior: Peaceful, shy.
Water: Temperature of 72 to 79°F (22 to 26°C), pH 6 to 8.0, 5-19° dH
Care: 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: Good for all.
Note: Rare in the hobby, although some collection for the aquarium trade occurs.

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