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|Synonyms||Callichthys paleatus, Corydoras maculatus, Corydoras marmoratus, Corydoras microcephalus|
|Distribution||Lower Paraná River basin and coastal rivers in Uruguay and Brazil. Most specimens offered for sale in the trade are captive-bred.|
|Sexual Dimorphism||Females are significantly larger and appear wider when viewed from above. Males are slimmer and often have an extended dorsal fin.|
|Maximum Size||6cm (2.36”)|
|Water Parameters||Captive-raised specimens will adapt to a wide range of water conditions, providing that good water quality is maintained.|
|Temperature||15-25 deg C (59-77 deg F)|
|Lighting||No special requirements|