Corydoras agassizii


Corydoras agassizii
Agassiz's Corycat
阿卡西豹鼠
The spotted corydoras, longnose corydoras or Agassiz's catfish, 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 Amazon River basin in Peru. 
The fish will grow in length up to 6 centimeters. It lives in a tropical climate in water with a 6.0 - 8.0 pH, a water hardness of 5 - 55 dGH, and a temperature range of 22 - 28 °C. It feeds on worms, benthic crustaceans, insects, and plant matter.

形体特征:体表均匀分布着圆形斑点,除眼下缘至吻端具有细碎如粉尘状的斑点分布外,其余为比例明显的圆形斑点,随着个体的成长,还会出现在背鳍与臀鳍处,尾鳍则有等径圆环般的特殊纹路。体侧圆点多呈现等距方式排列,而背鳍硬棘与基部向下延伸,呈现对比强烈的黑色,与前端带有黄绿色金属光泽的色块相互照应。
个性活泼、体质强健,与其他小型加拉辛或鲤科鱼类混养都可以。饲养水质为中性,在温度与硬度上则无要求。饲养者接近不会产生过度反应,可以近距离投食。
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