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Bumblebee Cory (Corydoras reynoldsi)

 

Discover the allure of the Bumblebee Cory, a fish that brings a lively, vibrant touch to any aquarium with its striking patterns reminiscent of a bumblebee.

Natural Habitat:

 

Origin: Native to the serene waterways of South America.
 

Aquatic Settings: In the wild, the Bumblebee Cory navigates calm waters, thriving among leaf litter and soft substrates.

Distinctive Features:

 

Bumblebee Patterns: This Cory is instantly recognizable by its contrasting yellow and black bands, much like a bumblebee.
 

Size and Build: Small yet sturdy, the Bumblebee Cory is both robust and enduring.

Care & Maintenance:

 

Substrate: Soft sand is ideal, protecting their delicate barbels and mimicking their natural environment.
 

Water Maintenance: Maintain clean, moderately acidic water with regular changes to ensure their health.
 

Aquascape: Incorporate driftwood, caves, and aquatic plants to recreate their natural habitat, providing hiding spots and a comfortable environment.

Diet & Feeding:

 

Diet: As omnivores, they thrive on a varied diet of quality pellets, fresh vegetables, and occasional live or frozen foods.
 

Feeding Schedule: Consistent feeding helps maintain their health and vibrant coloration.

Tank Companions:

For a harmonious tank, consider peaceful tankmates such as:

  • Dwarf Cichlids
  • Tetras
  • Rasboras

These companions ensure a lively and peaceful aquarium environment.

 

Bumblebee Cory Specs:

  • Temperature: Prefer a tropical climate, ideally between 22°C – 27°C.
  • Breeding: Egg depositors.
  • Gender: Often available as unsexed in the market.

 

Conclusion:

Add the vibrant Bumblebee Cory (Corydoras reynoldsi) to your aquarium and enjoy its lively presence. Their beauty, calm nature, and interactive behavior make them a delightful addition for any aquarist.

 

Bumblebee Corydoras (Reynoldsi)

AU$38.00 Regular Price
AU$34.20Sale Price

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