Julii Corydoras

Updated August 6, 2019
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The Julii Corydoras (Corydoras julii) also goes by the common name of Julii Cory and sometimes the Leopard Cory. They are a small species that gets up to 2 inches when fully grown.

They like to be kept in a school of 6 or more and will do great in a community type set up with other peaceful species.

Julii Corydoras

Julii Corydoras Care

Scientific Name : Corydoras julii

Common Names : Julii Corydoras, Leopard Corydoras, Julii Cory

Care Level : Easy

Size : to 2 inches (5.2 cm)

Water Parameters : pH 6 - 8 | Temperature : 73°F - 79°F (23°C - 26°C) | Water Hardness : 2° to 25° dH

Lifespan : 3 to 4 years

Origin / Habitat : South America, Amazon River basin

Temperament / Behavior : Peaceful

Julii Cory Breeding : Sub stratum egg-scatterers, non guarders.

Aquarium Size : 30 gallons (115 liters)

Fish Disease : Freshwater Fish Disease

Diet / Foods : Scavengers that eat all sorts of foods. Sinking pellet foods, algae wafers, thawed or live brine shrimp, left over foods that sink to the bottom of the tank, etc.

Tank Region : All over the bottom of the aquarium.

Gender : Females will be thicker/wider looking than males of the same age.

Photo Credit : Kai Schreiber

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