|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Corydoras(ln8sc4) seussi Dinkelmeyer, 1996|
|Common Names||C027, Seuss' Cory
Orangefinnet Pansermalle (Denmark), Panzerwels (Germany)
|Type Locality||Small side stream of Rio Pacas-Novos, side branch of Rio Mimoré, near Guajar-Mirim, Rondôndia, Brazil.|
|Pronunciation||sue see eye|
|Etymology||This catfish was specifically named after (dedicated to) Mr. Werner Seuss, a well known German aquarist and author.|
- CotM 2005 August
|Size||70mm or 2.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Shares a similar colour pattern with Corydoras gossei, which has a rounded snout.|
|Sexing||The males tend to be slightly smaller and more slender than the females. The dorsal and pectoral fins of the males tend to be more pointed than those of the females. Sexing of these catfish is easier when being viewed from above.|
|Distribution||Rio Poranga a tributary of the upper Rio Negro and the Mamore River basin.
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Madeira, Mamoré (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Not Evaluated|
|pH||6.0 - 8.0|
|Temperature||22.0-26.0°C or 71.6-78.8°F (Show species within this range)|
|Feeding||Suggested foods are high quality flake foods, sinking wafers, frozen blood worms, grindal worms, tubificid worms.|
|Furniture||Sandy bottom with an open swimming space lined with bogwood and plants to retreat into.|
|Compatibility||Peaceful community fish.|
|Suggested Tankmates||Small peaceful characins or other non aggressive community fish. Keep in shoals.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Aquaristik aktuell (Germany) 2/1996, pp 25.|
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|Last Update||2019 Oct 16 12:34 (species record created: 2001 May 04 00:00)|