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  • Trachydoras nattereri
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Scientific Name Trachydoras nattereri  (Steindachner, 1881)
Common Name
Type Locality Amazon R. near Tefe, Brazil.
Synonym(s) Oxydoras nattereri
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Size 124mm or 4.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Amazon River basin.
Amazon (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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pH 6.0 - 7.4
Temperature 24.0-26.0°C or 75.2-78.8°F (Show species within this range)
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Feeding Omnivorous with a tendency towards meaty foods. Feed as per larger Corydoras.
Furniture Plant cover advised, the species can be kept with any substrate.
Compatibility Peaceful.
Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Denkschr. Akad. Wiss. Wien v. 43 104 [4] Pl. 2 (figs. 1-1a)
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Last Update 2017 Oct 30 13:48 (species record created: 2006 Dec 24 17:24)