Cat-eLog Right Callichthyidae Right Corydoradinae Right The genus Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4)

Down Summary of Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4)
Pronounced kor ee doh rass (lineage eight subclade four).
Etymology Cory = helmet, doras = skin. In this case it was incorrectly used to mean armour (cuirasse) instead of skin in allusion to the dual rows of plates that run along the flanks of this genus.
Size Smallest 37mm, largest 75mm, average 58mm, most commonly 60mm. All SL.
Species There are 103 "species" in the database
Keepers 58 species (56%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Distribution

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Down Most Kept Species
1. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) agassizii (12.77%)
2. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) robineae (8.89%)
3. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) delphax (7.76%)
4. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) virginiae (6.13%)
5. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) arcuatus (5.63%)
6. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) haraldschultzi (5.38%)
7. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) ambiacus (5.38%)
8. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) pulcher (4.63%)
9. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) seussi (4.01%)
10. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) leopardus (3.75%)
11. Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) robustus (3.25%)
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