Panda cory - Corydoras panda
Scientific name: Corydoras panda
Common name: Panda cory
Usual size in fish tanks: 3 - 4 cm (1.18 - 1.57 inch)
Recommended pH range for the species: 5.8 - 7.8
Recommended water hardness (dGH): 4 - 18°N (71.43 - 321.43ppm)
0°C 32°F30°C 86°F
Recommended temperature: 22 - 28 °C (71.6 - 82.4°F)
The way how these fish reproduce: Spawning
Where the species comes from: South America
Temperament to its own species: peaceful
Temperament toward other fish species: peaceful
Usual place in the tank: Bottom levels
The Panda cory is a bottom feeder, so that they will eat every kind of food which fall down to the bottom. Bear in mind that they require vitamins like other fish do.
The females are bigger than males and have rounded bellies.
Egg-layers. The water temperature should vary between 26.5 °C and 27.5 °C, but you’ll have to lower it to about 23 °C in order to make them spawn. Eggs are laid on glass and you should remove them immediately. Otherwise they’d be eaten.
About 5 years.
Here you can download a video with Panda Cories: link (approximately 21 MB, 1min 37sec, mpeg-1 format).
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