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DanMarion 11-11-2010 01:35 PM

Need help identifying Cory
I went through the fish profiles and narrowed it down to three possibles.

-Reticulated Cory
-Julii Cory
-Three Stripe Cory

Any thoughts which of the three it might be? Also, how do I sex a cory?

If I place this fish in with my breeding albino corys, will it crossbreed with them? I will try and snag a clearer picture of the fish a bit later, its a bit camera shy.

thefishboy 11-11-2010 02:24 PM

t looks to me like a Julli Cory..

small fry 11-11-2010 02:44 PM

I don't think it is a Julii. These corydoras are pretty rare and are typicaly spotted.

small fry 11-11-2010 02:51 PM

Looks like a three stripe/leopard corydoras to me. The Tropical Fish Profiles (top left of this page) can fill you in on how to take care of them.:-D

thefishboy 11-11-2010 02:53 PM

small fry 11-11-2010 03:05 PM

Apologies, I guess they are Juliis. Maybe I spelled it wrong?

Nice job thefishboy!:-D

thefishboy 11-11-2010 03:07 PM

Lol never new i would eventually be naming what type of species lol!!
I was thinking of getting them so studied them alot lol...

trit0n2003 11-11-2010 03:12 PM

thats my favorite cory! i have one in my tank, i need to get her (i call it a her cause juli sounds female lol) some more friends.

thefishboy 11-11-2010 03:13 PM

Yes defo get ome more 3 would be ok but a group of 6 in total would be realy good, more fun behaviour...:-)

trit0n2003 11-11-2010 03:42 PM

Yeah I keep trying but my local shops always have ones that look sick or unhealthy :( I've tried multiple times with their jullis but they all just die off. This one I have was the healthiest and I got her and she lived.
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