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Scientific Name Corydoras(ln9) parallelus  Burgess, 1993
Common Names C002, Two Line Cory
Type Locality Rio Içana, Rio Negro drainage, Brazil.
Synonym(s) Corydoras parallelus
Pronunciation para LELL uss
Etymology This specific epithet refers to the parallel lines that run horizontally along the specimens body.
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Size 60mm or 2.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Brazil: Rio Negro
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro, Upper Negro, Içana (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro, Upper Negro (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
Temperature 24.0-27.0°C or 75.2-80.6°F (Show species within this range)
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Feeding .
Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is but a single breeding report, read it here.
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Reference Tropical Fish Hobbyist v. 41 (no. 12) (issue no. 450), pp 154, Figs.
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Last Update 2020 Mar 05 13:20 (species record created: 2001 Apr 30 00:00)