Scientific Name: Corydoras Panda
Common Name: Panda Corydoras Catfish, Panda Cory
Adult Size: 2 inches
Life Expectancy: 5 years
Habitat: Columbia, South America
Minimum Tank Size: 30 gallon
Ideal Tank Conditions:
- Temperature Range: 69.8-75.2°F
- pH Range: 5.8 – 7.0
- Hardness Range: 6-16
Diet & Nutrition: Will readily accept a variety of meaty and vegetable matter foodstuffs including: flake, freeze-dried, frozen, live foods and pellets. This species is an excellent scavenger that will work to keep the aquarium substrate clean of excess foodstuffs and some decaying plant matter.
Breeding & Spawning: Around 20-30 eggs are produced, these are laid slowly in clutches and carried by the female in a ''pouch'' formed by her pelvic fins. They are carried to the underside of broad leaves or sometimes the aquarium glass and deposited carefully.
Gender: Male corydoras are generally smaller and slimmer, females are larger and rounder, true for all cories.
Compatible Tank Mates: See Compatibility Chart