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Red Aeneus Cory Catfish (Corydoras aeneus) 3-4cm ( Tank Breed )

Red Aeneus Cory Catfish (Corydoras aeneus) 3-4cm ( Tank Breed )

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This variant develops striking red-orange coloration as it matures and is great for beginners and experts alike!

The Red Aeneus Cory Catfish (Corydoras aeneus) is a colorful variant of the classic Bronze Cory that is native to several countries in South America. It is becoming very well-known for the red-orange coloration that it develops across its body as it matures. It is a very animated, distinctively marked schooling fish that is perfect for the nano, community, and planted aquarium.

  • Temperature:  70° - 81° F (21° - 27° C)
  • pH:  5.5 - 7.2.  Softer water is preferred, but this fish is somewhat flexible as long as sudden changes are avoided.
  • KH:  0 - 15 dKH
  • Minimum tank size:  15 gallons for a school of 6
  • Diet:  High-quality dry foods as well as live and frozen meaty foods. Variety is essential.
  • Social behavior:  Peaceful; requires a school of 6 or more to thrive. 
  • Origin:  Tank-Bred, but indigenous throughout South America
  • Average adult size:  2.6 - 3 inches (6.5 - 7.5 cm)
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