|| Corydoras semiaquilus
||Peru Black Cory
||Up to 2.7 inches (7.0 cm)
||SOUTH AMERICA: Western Amazon River basin in both Brazil and Peru.
|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 72 to 79°F (22 to 26°C), pH 6.0 to
7.6, 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.
||Has a relatively long snout.