Panda Cory Tropical Fish Information

Corydoras panda
Panda Cory
Behaviour Peaceful, shoaling, scavenger
Typical size 3cm
Max size 4cm
Tank Area Bottom
Min Tank Size 35cm
Min Number in Tank 4
Temp Min: 20℃ Max: 25℃
Feeding Sinking, wafers, live, frozen foods
pH Range 5.5-8.5
Hardness vs,s,m,h,vh
Panda Cory Corydoras panda
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Panda Cory (Corydoras panda)

Panda Cory Tropical Fish Learn all about the Panda Cory's feeding habits and food types, its behaviour, its origins, its natural habitats, is it male or female, breeding advice and information, suitable tank mates, its sizing and growth range, minimum tank size, water PH and more. Use our fish community creator tool to plan your tank set up and ensure that the Panda Cory is the right fish for your aquarium.

This is one of the smallest Corydoras species and is well suited to a quiet community of smaller fish. Although relatively robust and hardy, these are a slightly more delicate cory and good water quality with plenty of aeration and low nitrates is required for good health. Keep in groups and avoid sharp substrates.

Panda Cory Facts

Family Callichthyidae (Callichthyid armored catfishes) | Origin South America; Peru | Breeding Egg clutches | Natural Water Conditions pH 6-8, very soft to hard | Natural Habitat Streams and flowing water | Sexing Females are larger and more rounded

Panda Cory Help and Advice

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Please do check your water type for compatibility with your fish, which can be found on the Panda Cory information box above and your local water company providers website. Don't waste your money and endanger your fish!
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