- Diet: Flake, Frozen, Freeze-dried
- Maximum size: 4"
- Water temperature: 72-82° F
- Swimming level: Bottom
- Experience level: Beginner
- Tank Setup: 10+ gallons
These catfish are a great choice for beginner to intermediate level aquarists because they are quite hardy and adaptable, very peaceful, and they help keep the bottom of the aquarium clean by eating up leftover fish food and algae. For a catfish, this species is small growing 3 to 4 inches in length as an adult. These bottom dwelling fish prefer to be in schools of 6 or more but 1 or 2 are often kept in smaller tanks. This catfish comes in a variety of intriguing colorations.
Learn about the Cory Catfish
They are omnivores which means they eat both plant and animal matter, including prepared foods, small live foods and certain vegetables.
A peaceful schooling fish.
Visit our Fish Care Center to find products, care information and bright ideas to enhance your underwater world.
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