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Scientific Name Corydoras(ln9) julii  Steindachner, 1906
Common Names Julii Cory
Almindelig Leopardpansermalle (Denmark), Julli Cory, Leopard Cory, Panzerwels (Germany)
Type Locality Creek into R. Parnaíba near Alto Parnaíba (= Victoria), 9°08'S, 45°56'W, Brazil.
Pronunciation kor ee doh rass (lineage nine). - JOOL ee eye
Etymology This species was named to honour a man, but this man remains a mystery.
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Article Link - Shane's World Right Arrow Species Right Arrow An English translation of the description of Corydoras julii
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Size 52mm or 2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Often you will see fish for sale as Corydoras julii but they are actually Corydoras trilineatus. So, if you bought as fish as julii, it's almost certainly C. trilineatus from the upper Amazon. The real C. julii will turn up from time to time as although it originates from the upper Parnaiba system in the lower Amazon drainage, it is found in the Rio Para where commercial fish collectors operate.

Telling them apart without locality information is actually quite hard as some C. trilineatus can show the spotted head pattern traditionally associated solely with C. julii, C. julii appears also to have a shorter horizontal mid body stripe not reaching half way along the body.
Sexing Females bigger and fuller bodied.
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Distribution South America: Lower Amazon River and coastal rivers in northeastern Brazil.
Piauí Rivers, Parnaíba (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
Temperature 23.0-26.0°C or 73.4-78.8°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There are 6 breeding reports, read them all here.
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Reference Anzeiger der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Classe v. 43, pp 480.
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Last Update 2020 Oct 22 04:39 (species record created: 2001 Apr 20 00:00)