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Corydoras Weitzmanni

$3199 CAD
SKU: 400000027234

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Corydoras Weitzmanni

Description

Corydoras weitzmanni is a type of freshwater fish belonging to the Corydoradinae subfamily of the Callichthyidae family. They are commonly known as Weitzman's Cory or Weitzman's Catfish. Here is some information about their specific requirements:

  1. Temperature: Corydoras weitzmanni prefer a tropical temperature range between 72°F and 79°F (22°C to 26°C). Keeping the water within this temperature range is crucial for their well-being.

  2. Minimum Size Tank: They require a tank with a capacity of at least 20 gallons (75 liters). Providing a larger tank with ample swimming space and suitable hiding spots is beneficial for their overall health and behavior.

Feeding Habits: Corydoras weitzmanni are omnivores, and they typically consume a variety of foods, including high-quality sinking pellets, granules, and frozen or live foods such as bloodworms, brine shrimp, and daphnia. Providing a well-balanced diet with a mix of protein and vegetable-based foods is essential for their optimal health.

Habitat Preference: In their natural habitat, they are typically found in slow-moving waters, including small streams and tributaries in South America.

Water pH Level: They prefer slightly acidic to neutral water conditions with a pH level ranging from 6.0 to 7.5.

Behavior: Corydoras weitzmanni are generally peaceful and social fish. They are known to be active during the day and prefer to stay close to the substrate, often foraging for food.

Shoaling: They are shoaling fish, meaning they thrive when kept in groups of at least six or more individuals. Being social creatures, they feel more secure and display natural behaviors when kept in the company of their own species.

Color and Other Details: Corydoras weitzmanni typically have a streamlined body with a distinct pattern of dark spots over a light background. They are known for their attractive appearance and can be a delightful addition to a community aquarium, especially when kept in groups.

Maintaining suitable water parameters, providing adequate hiding spots, and offering a varied diet are crucial for the well-being of Corydoras weitzmanni in a home aquarium. Regular water changes and a well-maintained filtration system are also important for their overall health and longevity.

Specifications

  • Category
    Catfish
  • Species Type
    Corydoras Catfish
  • Water Temperature
    72°F to 78°F
  • Minimum Tank Size
    20 Gallons
  • Water pH Level
    Acidic, Neutral
  • Habitat Preference
    Driftwood, Rocky Tanks, Hiding Spots, Planted Tanks, Sandy Tanks
  • Behaviour
    Community Fish, Bottom-Dwelling, Shoaling

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Corydoras Weitzmanni

$3199 CAD

Corydoras weitzmanni is a type of freshwater fish belonging to the Corydoradinae subfamily of the Callichthyidae family. They are commonly known as Weitzman's Cory or Weitzman's Catfish. Here is some information about their specific requirements:

  1. Temperature: Corydoras weitzmanni prefer a tropical temperature range between 72°F and 79°F (22°C to 26°C). Keeping the water within this temperature range is crucial for their well-being.

  2. Minimum Size Tank: They require a tank with a capacity of at least 20 gallons (75 liters). Providing a larger tank with ample swimming space and suitable hiding spots is beneficial for their overall health and behavior.

Feeding Habits: Corydoras weitzmanni are omnivores, and they typically consume a variety of foods, including high-quality sinking pellets, granules, and frozen or live foods such as bloodworms, brine shrimp, and daphnia. Providing a well-balanced diet with a mix of protein and vegetable-based foods is essential for their optimal health.

Habitat Preference: In their natural habitat, they are typically found in slow-moving waters, including small streams and tributaries in South America.

Water pH Level: They prefer slightly acidic to neutral water conditions with a pH level ranging from 6.0 to 7.5.

Behavior: Corydoras weitzmanni are generally peaceful and social fish. They are known to be active during the day and prefer to stay close to the substrate, often foraging for food.

Shoaling: They are shoaling fish, meaning they thrive when kept in groups of at least six or more individuals. Being social creatures, they feel more secure and display natural behaviors when kept in the company of their own species.

Color and Other Details: Corydoras weitzmanni typically have a streamlined body with a distinct pattern of dark spots over a light background. They are known for their attractive appearance and can be a delightful addition to a community aquarium, especially when kept in groups.

Maintaining suitable water parameters, providing adequate hiding spots, and offering a varied diet are crucial for the well-being of Corydoras weitzmanni in a home aquarium. Regular water changes and a well-maintained filtration system are also important for their overall health and longevity.

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