Catfish | Corydoras Sterbai

Catfish | Corydoras Sterbai

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(Please note that the fish shown in the photo is only a representative of what an adult specimen would look like. The color may vary based on the age and sex of the fish you receive.)

Scientific Name:  Corydoras sterbai

Common Name: Sterba's Cory

Adult Size: 3 inches

Life Expectancy: 3 - 4 years

Habitat: Bolivia and Brazil

Minimum Tank Size: 30 gallons

Ideal Tank Conditions: 

  • Temperature Range: 70 - 77° F
  • pH Range: 6.0 - 7.6
  • Hardness Range: 1 - 15

Temperament: Peaceful

Diet & Nutrition: Omnivorous and easy to feed. Use a good quality sinking pellet or tablet as the staple diet. Supplement this with live and frozen foods such as Daphnia, Artemia and similar.

Breeding & Spawning: Non guarder, brood hider. They will not tend the eggs.

Gender: Like most corys, it’s easily sexed when viewed from above. Females are noticeably rounder and broader-bodied than males, especially when full of eggs. They’re often also slightly larger.


Compatible Tank Mates: See Compatibility Chart


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