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Corydoras simulatus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Siluriformes
Subfamily  Corydoradinae
Scientific name  Corydoras simulatus
Rank  Species
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Callichthyidae
Genus  Corydoras
Higher classification  Cory catfish
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Similar  Corydoras septentrionalis, Cory catfish, Corydoras narcissus, Corydoras polystictus, Corydoras ehrhardti

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Corydoras simulatus is a tropical freshwater fish belonging to the Corydoradinae sub-family of the Callichthyidae family. It originates in inland waters in South America, and is found in the Upper Meta River basin in Colombia.

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The fish prefers clean, clear water with a current. It will grow in length up to 1.9 inches (4.9 centimeters). It lives in a tropical climate in water with a 6.0 – 8.0 pH, a water hardness of 2 – 25 dGH, and a temperature range of 68 – 77°F (20 – 25°C). It feeds on worms, benthic crustaceans, insects, and plant matter. It lays eggs in dense vegetation and adults do not guard the eggs.

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References

Corydoras simulatus Wikipedia


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