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Scientific Name Corydoras(ln9) gossei  Nijssen, 1972
Common Names Palespotted Corydoras
Gosses Panzerwels (Germany)
Type Locality Near Guajará Mirim, 10°50'S, 65°21'W, Rio Mamoré system, Est. Rondônia, Brazil.
Pronunciation GAW say eye
Etymology Named to honour Dr. Jean-Pierre Gosse.
Article - Shane's World Reproduction Breeding Corydoras gossei
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Size 60mm or 2.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification May be confused with C. seussi, but this species has a rounded snout, C. seussi has a pointed snout.
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Distribution South America: Brazil: Rio Mamoré
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Madeira, Mamoré (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Temperature 22.0-26.0°C or 71.6-78.8°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding See Shane's World article
Breeding Reports There are 6 breeding reports, read them all here.
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References Neth. J. Zool.v. 21 (no. 4) - pp424 - Fig. 6
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Last Update 2019 Jul 17 21:52 (species record created: 2001 Apr 21 00:00)