Corydoras acutus Cope, 1872
Blacktop corydoras
Corydoras acutus
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 Family:  Callichthyidae (Callichthyid armored catfishes), subfamily: Corydoradinae
 Max. size:  5.48 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; pH range: 6 - 8; dH range: 2 - 25
 Distribution:  South America: Amazon River basin in northern Peru and Ecuador. Recorded from Machado River basin, Rondônia State, Brazil (Ref. 97589).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Luna, Susan M. - 10.08.94
 Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 15.04.14
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 31.01.98

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