Corydoras sterbai, Knaack, 1962
Etymology: Named in honour of Günther Sterba
First import: Germany, 1960, by Harald Schultz.
Description:See picture. The difference with Corydoras haraldschultzi is described on that page.
Care: Large groups of these fish are best kept in well planted tanks, with a neutral pH, and medium hard water. Temperature around 24 degrees
Size: Up to 8 cm.
Breeding: Has been bred in aquaria. Requires a bit more attention than other Corydoras.
Sexual dimorphism: Females are bigger
Prices: Between 7 and 12€
Picture references: picture 1: E. Naus
References:Lambourne, D. ((1995): Corydoras catfish, An Aquarist's Handbook. Blandford, London, UK.Baensch, H. A., Riehl, R.(1985): Aquarien Atlas II. Mergus Verlag, Melle, Germany.
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