Corydoras simulatus

The fish prefers clean, clear water with a current.

The Corydoras simulatus lives in the demersal, freshwater, pH range: 6.0 - 8.0, dH range: 2 - 25 environment.

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Corydoras simulatus is a tropical freshwater fish belonging to the Corydoradinae sub-family of the Callichthyidae family. It originates in inland waters in South America, and is found in the Upper Meta River basin in Colombia. More

Corydoras simulatus Weitzman & Nijssen, 1970 - add this species to your "My Cats" page. Common Name(s) Olga Cory Type Locality Río Ocoá near Puerto López, 4°06'N, 72°57'W, R. Meta system, Meta, Colombia. More

Corydoras simulatus Weitzman & Nijssen, 1970 was thought to be Corydoras amapaensis, but it was not until around the middle of 2003 that they were brought out of Suriname by German aquarists. More

home » tools » fish mapper » corydoras simulatus distribution map Fish mapper Corydoras simulatus distribution map = Examine the distribution of Corydoras simulatus on a satellite image produced from data held by FishBase from museum collections then click More

Like most corys, Corydoras simulatus is most easily sexed when viewed from above. Females are noticeably rounder and broader-bodied than females, especially when full of eggs. More

Common names

Pronssimonninen in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Schlichter Schwarzrücken-Panzerwels in German (Deutsch)
仿兵鲶 in Mandarin Chinese
仿兵鲶 in Unknown
倣兵鯰 in Mandarin Chinese
倣兵鯰 in Unknown

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Callichthyidae
Genus : Corydoras
Species : Corydoras simulatus
Authority : Weitzman & Nijssen, 1970