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Family: Callichthyidae

Corydoras gossei

Common Name:

Palespotted Corydoras

Size: Up to 2.5 inches (6 cm)
Lifespan: 3 to 5 yrs
Habitat: SOUTH AMERICA: Mamoré River basin, flows from Bolivia to Brazil through forest and savanna.
Min Tank Size: 30 gallons (114 liters) or larger.
Min Shoal Size: 6 in a 30 gallon.
Diet: Omnivorous. Sinking pellets or flakes. Supplement with live or frozen bloodworms.
Behavior: Peaceful
Water: Temperature of 75 to 78.8°F (22 to 26°C), pH 5.8 to 7.6, 1-12° dH
Care: Can be kept by beginners if water conditions are kept very clean. They are best with a finer, smooth substrate, such as sand, that will not damage their barbels.
Communities: Like all corydoras, pale-spotted corydoras will do well with other peaceful species like otos, rasboras, or tetras.
Suitability: Good for all.

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