Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources (http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/forum.php)
- Catfish (http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/catfish/)
- - Calling all Cory fans! (http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/catfish/calling-all-cory-fans-9300/)
Calling all Cory fans!
Help me choose!
So I did a little fish "window shopping" today looking for cory cats. I plan to pick some up probably next weekend. There was quite a bit of selection and I'm having a hard time deciding which ones I want. I'm planning to get 6 of only one species. They will be going in a 55 gallon that currently has 3 Boesemani Rainbowfish, 5 Black Skirt Tetras and a Chocolate pleco (who is soon to be rehomed). So, if you had your choice of any of the ones below, which one would you pick and why?
Bronze / Albino (Aeneus)
I really like the Sterbae but they were the most expensive out of them all and it would be out of my budget to get 6. I'm kinda leaning toward the False Julii, Punctatus or Leopard. Or maybe just some good ole Bronze. I don't know...too many to choose from and they're all so cute!
If price is an issue, o with bornze or albino, if price is not an issue, go with sterbai. The sterbai are gorgeous, and the aeneus are entertaining. They are my 2 favourite species of cory so far. :)
I'd actually choose two species for a 55g.:mrgreen: If money is not an issue to me, I'd choose skunk and schwartzi.:thumbsup: What's with the blue berry?:question: I have a tendency to react to names like these considering a lot of fish named under this are often dyed.:oops:
Sterbai, at least 12 of them
Lupin, I had never heard of Blueberry corys either. They didn't look dyed and there was no scientific name posted for them on the tank. I'll have to try to take a pic of them next time I'm at that lfs and see if I can look them up.
Sterbai definitely. Very pretty fish indeed, and the orange/gold fins look fantastic.
edit - if anyone can clarify the blueberry specie debacle it's coryologist. he's pretty much owned/bred every specie there is.
12 Sterbai! aaahh...that would be heaven (and a pretty penny!).
Thanks, Jean!:thumbsup: I also want to know about this one as well.
i remember when i was on my old forum i asked this cuz i saw blue ones for sale too, not died
here : Corydoras nattereri
Yes, that looks like them. Thanks Meg!
|All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:51 AM.|
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.