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Corydoras CatfishFeature Species Profile - There are over 70 species of Corydoras Catfish. Corys originally came from the Amazon area. They are an excellent choice for beginners. They are armored with bony plates as protection from predators. Corys spend most of their time on the substrate, so sand or smooth gravel should be used to help reduce injury as they search for food. They have a reputation for being garbage cleaners because of their constant hunger and food searches in the gravel, but this simply isn't the case. Don't expect to substitute your Corys for efforts at cleaning your gravel or your water. Corys need flake foods or sinking tablets. They take regular trips to the surface to obtain gulps of air too. Corys are schooling fish and it is recommended to keep at least 6 of each species.... more

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