Cat-eLog Right Arrow Callichthyidae Right Arrow Corydoradinae Right Arrow Corydoras(ln9)

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Scientific Name Corydoras(ln9) kanei  Grant, 1997
Common Names C026, Kane's Cory
Type Locality Aquarium specimens said to be from near the town of Boa Vista, Roraima State, Brazil [possibly from the Rio Branco].
Etymology Named to honour Master Kane Grant, the author's son.
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Size 55mm or 2.2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Negro River basin.
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro, Lower Negro, Branco (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
pH 6.5 - 7.4
Temperature 21.5-25.0°C or 70.7-77°F (Show species within this range)
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Feeding .
Furniture Fine sand substrate.
Compatibility Peaceful species.
Suggested Tankmates Ideal fish for the community tank.
Breeding First recorded captive breeding 1986.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference The Aquarist and Pondkeeper v. 62 (no. 10) 1998, pp 41, Photos 1-2.
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Last Update 2020 Jul 20 12:53 (species record created: 2001 Apr 30 00:00)