Scientific Name : Corydoras trilineatus
Common Names : Leopard Catfish, Three Line Corydoras, Three Stripe Corydoras
Care Level : Easy
Size : Up to 2.3 inches (6 cm)
Water Parameters : pH 6 – 8 | Temperature : 72°F – 79°F (22°C – 26°C) | Water Hardness : 2° to 25° dH
Lifespan : 2 to 3 years
Origin / Habitat : South America: Central Amazon River basin
Temperament / Behavior : Peaceful small schooling catfish
Breeding : The female holds eggs between her pelvic fins, where the male fertilizes them. Female then swims to a suitable spot where she attaches the sticky eggs. The pair repeats this process until about 100 eggs have been fertilized and attached (ref: fishbase)
Aquarium Size : 20 gallons (75 liters), keep them in schools
Tank Mates : Similar sized fish, peaceful species.
Diet / Foods : They feed on small crustaceans, worms and plant matter in the wild. They will eat smaller flakes, micro pellets (new life spectrum micro pellets are really good)
Tank Region : bottom region, among the aquarium plants and in caves
Gender : When looking at them top-down, females will be thicker or wider.