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Corydoras Sterbai

Original price $12.99 - Original price $68.99
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$12.99 - $68.99
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Sterbai Cory (Corydoras sterbai)


The Sterbai Cory is a distinctive and highly sought-after bottom dweller known for its spotted body and orange-accented fins. This species is a hardy addition to any community aquarium and is revered for its energetic scavenging habits.


  • Striking appearance with a polka-dotted body and contrasting fin colors
  • Robust and adaptable to various water conditions
  • Active bottom dwellers, contributing to a clean aquarium environment
  • Social by nature, best kept in groups

Care Instructions:

Sterbai Corys are undemanding in their care but do appreciate a well-maintained tank with soft substrates to protect their delicate barbels. Regular water changes and a varied diet will keep these little scavengers happy and healthy.


  • Scientific Name: Corydoras sterbai
  • Temperature: 24 - 28°C (75 - 82°F)
  • pH Level: 6.0 - 7.8
  • Water Hardness: 2 - 15 dGH
  • Size: Up to 7 cm (2.75 inches)
  • Diet: Omnivore - enjoys a varied diet of pellets, flakes, and frozen foods
  • Tank Size: Minimum 20 gallons for a small group
  • Temperament: Peaceful and sociable
  • Compatibility: Ideal for community tanks with other non-aggressive species