Scientific Name: Corydoras paleatus (pronounced core-E-door-us pale-A-tuss)

Size: 1 1/2-2 Inches

Temp: 75-79 F

Water Type: Freshwater/Tropical/Schooling (pH 6.5-7.5)

Behavior: Peppered Corydoras Catfish seem especially prone to ick, so be careful.

Tank Type: They love a heavily planted tank, with plenty of tank floor swimming space.

Variety: None.

How Many: Keep in schools of 3 or more.

Feeding: They will accept flakes, pellets, bloodworms, brine shrimp, and algae waffers.

Recommended Tank Size: 20-gallons

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