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Scientific Name Corydoras(ln9) acrensis  Nijssen, 1972
Common Name Acre Corydoras
Type Locality Furo do Lago São Francisco, 7°40'S, 72°39'W, trib. at left bank of Rio Juruá, Est. Acre, Brazil.
Pronunciation ack REN siss
Etymology Named for the Brazilian state of Acre where the specimen was originally collected.
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Size 55mm or 2.2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Juruá River basin.
Amazon, Juruá (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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pH 6.0 - 8.0
Temperature 21.0-24.0°C or 69.8-75.2°F (Show species within this range)
Other Parameters dH 2-25.
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Suggested Tankmates Keep in a shoal of at least 6 individuals.
Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is but a single breeding report, read it here.
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References Neth. J. Zool.v. 21 (no. 4) - pp416 - Fig. 1
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Last Update 2019 Jul 17 21:17 (species record created: 2002 Jan 14 00:00)