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Scientific Name Corydoras (lineage 9) oiapoquensis  Nijssen, 1972
Common Names Flag Tailed Panda Cory
Cumuri-pansermalle (Denmark), Panzerwels (Germany)
Type Locality Cumuri Creek at left bank of Oyapock R., French Guiana.
Pronunciation kor ee doh rass (lineage nine). - oy ah poe KWEN siss
Etymology . Named after the main river that the type specimen was collected in.
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Size 45mm or 1.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Oyapock River basin.
Guyana Waters, Coastal Rivers of Guyanas, French Guyana Coastal Rivers, Oyapock (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Least Concern, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2020.
Temperature 23.0-28.0°C or 73.4-82.4°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Has been bred in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There are 6 breeding reports, read them all here.
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Reference Netherlands Journal of Zoology v. 21 (no. 4), pp 425, Fig. 7.
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Last Update 2023 Aug 06 06:34 (species record created: 2001 Apr 28 00:00)