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Scientific Name Corydoras (lineage 7) sp. (Cw010)   
Common Names CW010, Gold Laser Cory
Gulstribet Pansermalle (Denmark), Peru Orange Stripe Cory
Pronunciation kor ee doh rass (lineage seven).
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. 
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Identification See Corydoras aeneus.
Sexing Males are smaller and slimmer. Females grow larger and are much wider which can most easily be observed from above.
Down Habitat Information
Distribution Peru, Pucallpa.
Amazon, Upper Amazon, Marañón, Ucayali, Middle Ucayali (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Furniture Substrate should be fine sand, bordered with driftwood and aquatic plants leaving an open area for them to search for food and swim.
Breeding Has been bred in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There are 21 breeding reports, read them all here.
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Registered Keepers There are 264 registered keepers, view all "my cats" data.
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There are 110 records of this fish being seen, view them all.
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Last Update 2021 Jun 23 14:15 (species record created: 2001 Apr 19 00:00)