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Scientific Name Corydoras(ln6) carlae  Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1983
Common Name Carla's Cory
Type Locality Small arroyo, left bank trib. of Río Iguazu, 50 km from Puerto Iguazu, Paraná basin, Misiones Prov., Argentina.
Etymology Named to honour Mrs. Carla Lindenaar-Sparrius.
Article - Shane's World Geography In search of Corydoras carlae
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Size 50mm or 2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Lower Iguazu River basin.
La Plata, Paraná, Iguazu, Lower Iguazu (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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pH 6.0 - 8.0
Temperature 22.0-26.0°C or 71.6-78.8°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There are 2 breeding reports, read them all here.
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References Rev. Fr. Aquariol. v. 10 (no. 3) - pp76 - Figs. 5, 10c
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Last Update 2019 Jul 17 00:48 (species record created: 2003 Aug 08 00:00)