cory cat

  1. BettaChel

    Help me Gender my Cory Cats!

    Hello all! I’m relatively new to fish keeping but I love it so much! I got some new corys yesterday and I was wondering if anyone could help to identify their sexes if possible! Here are the two Juliis. I think the one in the back is female and the one in front male? (guessing! lol) Here’s...
  2. P

    Help with my Corydora catfish!

    Intro: Hi everyone thank you for taking the time to read my first post. This isn't my first forum experience and I am well aware of the search function. However I wanted to post this asap and hopefully someone can help me faster then me looking for the answer. The problem: I noticed a...
  3. Stu1993

    Stocking a 125 Litre Tank

    Ive recently got my 125 and it currently going through its FISHLESS cycle and im really struggling with ideas on what to eventually stock it with. I love all sorts of fish ive looked and and researched and the only one i have decided on is the black corydoras. So what do you guys reccommend...
  4. V

    Cory eggs

    Hi everyone, We have a 125 L (30ish gallon) tank with 3 Swordtails and 7 Corydoras Sterbai. The corys have always seemd pretty happy, and they have occasionally layed eggs. We have a few, now. But they never seem to survive. Is there anything I can do to protect the eggs/fry? Can the eggs...
  5. Paprikakitty

    Ideal Alkalinity for Panda Corys??

    Ok, first off is it ‘corys’ ‘cories’ or ‘corries’ when discussing multiple corydoras??? My websearches have been conflicting and I’m curious if there’s a generally accepted ‘correct’ way? Secondly- what is the ideal tank alkalinity for these little guys? I haven’t found a concrete answer for...
  6. Aeroase

    Help with Cory Catfish?

    Hi, I currently have a 10 gallon tank with some green and peppered cory catfish in it. One of the peppered cory cats looks very skinny to me compared to the others. It’s a little less active, but still more or less acting normal. I’m worried it’s in the early stages of some kind of disease, am...
  7. L

    Cory catfish chasing Molly

    Hi, I’m new to this forum this is my first thread so I’m sorry if I’m doing this wrong, hopefully you guys can help and I’ll learn along the way. Anyways, I recently noticed my peppered Cory cat chasing around the largest fish in my tank which is my female black molly. It doesn’t seem to be...
  8. J

    Struggling to find any flag-tailed panda cory

    I really want some flag-tailed panda cory but am really struggling, does anyone know of where I can get some or even an importer from Brazil I could contact please. Would be really grateful
  9. Tool13x

    Cory Identification help

    Can anyone tell me what species this Cory is? I had always thought he was a Julii or Trilineatus but he lacks that characteristic mid-body stripe. Thanks for the help.
  10. Mr.JRosewolf

    Bottom feeders all dying

    Ok so after a very long time I finally got back into the fish hobby I got myself a 40g acrylic filled it with plants, cycled it, had my water tested and all my fish are happy and healthy..... except for any bottom feeders I add... Death count 2 green corys, 1 bristle nose pleco, 1 clown pleco...
  11. G

    29 Gallon Stocking Advice

    Hello all! While I'm not *exactly* new to the hobby, after doing a lot of reading I've discovered that I'm new to keeping fish correctly (as in, all those years I was keeping fish as a child, I was basically running to the pet store, thinking 'this is pretty,' and getting extremely lucky that...
  12. S

    Hi, My Name Is Skye! (I could use a little help)

    Hi everyone, My name is Skye Phan. I have a 50 gallon tank with 3 medium size bala sharks, a 5" common pleco, a 2" albino bristlenose pleco, 5 longfin zera danios, 4 neon tetras (I had nine, but they have neon tetra disease. I am hoping to replace these with more danios), 6 albino cory catfish...
  13. M

    my "special" bronze cory

    hello, I have 4 corydoras for some time now and i bought them all from the same local fish store. He only had 4 bronze corys at that time. In the beginning everything looked ok. There was just that one guy/girl that looked a bit funny. The difference with the other wasn't that big and he looked...
  14. M

    Corydoras feeding techniques

    Hello I have a 20gallon tank with: 4 corydoras aeneus 7 guppy 2 platy 3 upside down catfish And I noticed a problem while feeding. The guppys and platys are always eating the food of my corys. To help the corys I try to distract the others with flake food on one side of the tank while I sneak...
  15. N

    Platy Disappearance

    Hello everyone, I discovered this site and decided to join, as everyone here seems helpful and friendly. I have a question about a mysterious disappearance. I have a 20 gallon betta community tank. In the tank is a crowntail betta, platies, cory catfish, and kuhli loaches. A few days ago, I...
  16. E

    Good non-schooling fish compatible with Cory Cats

    Hello all. I have a 20 gallon tank with 5 Corydoras Catfish. I wanted to get a middle to high swimming fish in the tank to add variety. Since I already have 5 fish, I didn't want to add too many new fish to prevent overstocking. But many fish I have researched are schooling fish and prefer to be...
  17. A

    Cory behaving different

    I have an albino Cory that is sitting around a lot and breathing 3-4 times per second. I think it has always breathed pretty fast but it used to swim around a lot more. I upgraded to a 10 gallon tank a few weeks ago and it has a pretty strong current, 90 gallons filtered per hour. That's really...
  18. Frostycolt

    Cory Cat Spinning Like Torpedo

    I have a 10 gallon tank. Have has this tank setup for about 2 years. Right now I have a mystery snail, dwarf Gourami & Cory cat. For the last 3 days my Cory has been swimming funny. It started with him just laying on his side at the bottom of tank. When I tapped the tank he got up & swam...
  19. FlakeyBiscuit3.14

    Corydoras And Ph Help

    Hi all I was wondering about the various species of corydoras in relation to high pH.   Sorry if this is a repeat topic, but if it is available, I couldn't find it easily, and though I've touched on this question in some of my other threads, I was hoping for some more direct and detailed answers...