Violet Cory

Violet Cory

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The Violet Cory is a Suitable catfish for the community aquarium. Must be kept on a soft sand substrate and maintained in groups of 5 or more due to shoaling nature. Some shady planted areas should be provided. Corydoras have the ability to breathe air intestinally, so a small gap should be left between the surface of the water and the cover slides in order for the fish to come up to the surface and take air in. It may do this numerous times per day.


Scientific Name: Corydoras similis "Violet"
Minimum Tank Size: 10 Gallons
Care Level: Easy
Temperament: Peaceful
Water Conditions: 20°C - 26°C, pH 6.5 - 7.5,Hardness 2 dH - 25 dH
Max. Size: 2.4"
Color Form: White, Black
Diet: Ominvore
Origin: South America
Family: Callichthyidae


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