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Scientific NameTrachydoras nattereri  (Steindachner, 1881)
Common Name
Type LocalityAmazon R. near Tefe, Brazil.
Synonym(s)Oxydoras nattereri
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Size 124mm or 4.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionSouth America: Amazon River basin.
Amazon (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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pH6.0 - 7.4
Temperature24.0-26.0°C or 75.2-78.8°F (Show species within this range)
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FeedingOmnivorous with a tendency towards meaty foods. Feed as per larger Corydoras.
FurniturePlant cover advised, the species can be kept with any substrate.
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ReferencesDenkschr. Akad. Wiss. Wien v. 43 104 [4] Pl. 2 (figs. 1-1a)
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2017 Oct 30 13:48 (species record created: 2006 Dec 24 17:24)