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CORY CATFISH

Family: CALLICHTHYIDAE

Corydoras

This family of fishes is best represented by the friendly corydoras genus. They have bony plates, an adipose fin and a varying number of barbels.

Originating from South America, these fish are best kept in acidic water but can live in neutral water because most are now bred in Asia. pH range of 6-7 is ideal. A well planted aquarium with soft substrate is recommended.

Corydoras are gregarious and should be kept in shoals of a least 4-6.

All bottom dwelling fish are scavenges so feeding is easy. Flake, frozen and sinking pelleted food are good for a complete diet.

When breeding, the female carries the fertilized eggs to a selected site, often a broad leaf, and places the eggs there to hatch. Parents should be removed once spawning is complete.

Ideal tank mates include: Tetras Barbs Danios Angelfish Discus Rasboras Gouramis Rainbowfish Guppies Platies Mollies Swordtails Plecos Peaceful scavengers

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ALBINO CORYDORAS
£3.49
In stock : 25
Corydoras spp. The Albino Corydoras or Albino Aeneus Cory Cat comes from the tributaries of the Amazon river and is a peaceful bottom dwelling scavenger. The... More

BANDIT CORYDORAS

CODE: FT-BANDIT

£7.99
Corydoras Metae Coming from the Rio Meta in Columbia, South America, the Bandit Cory cat is a calm bottom-feeder. Its one of the most sought after among the... More

BRONZE CORYDORAS
£4.39
In stock : 14
Corydoras Aeneus The Bronze Cory Cat or Aeneus comes from the tributaries of the Amazon river and is a peaceful bottom dwelling scavenger. The Green variety... More

JULIE CORYDORAS
£5.99
Corydoras julii A pretty and popular cory. It is an active bottom feeder so will help keep your tank clean. A number of sensory barbels are present... More

PANDA CORYDORAS
£5.49
Corydoras Panda. The Cory Panda is a great looking and popular community catfish. It is an active bottom feeder so will help keep your tank clean. A... More

PEPPERED CORYDORAS
£3.49
In stock : 1
Corydoras Paleatus The Peppered Cory Cat comes from the tributaries of larger river systems in South America, and is a peaceful bottom dwelling scavenger.... More

PYGMY CORYDORAS
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A pretty and popular cory. It is an active bottom feeder so will help keep your tank clean. A number of sensory barbels are present around it mouth and... More

SKUNK CORYDORAS

CODE: FTACRUATUS

£7.99
In stock : 2
Corydoras Arcuatus. The Skunk Corydoras, is one of my favourite catfish with its amazing black line arching the head down the the tail. The Skunk... More

STERBA'S CORYDORAS
£7.59
Corydoras sterbai, which is referred to as Sterba's Cory, Sterbai Cory, or Sterba's Corydoras, is a peaceful, bottom-dwelling member of the armoured catfish... More

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