Corydoras is a genus of freshwater catfish with a broad diversity of body shapes and coloration. Corydoras are quite timid and are recommended to be kept in shoals of three upwards. Corys are mostly bottom feeders, so they should be offered sinking pellets as well as supplements of live and frozen foods. Most corys prefer […]


Named for their prominent barbels, which resemble a cat’s whiskers, catfish range in size and behavior. They are found in freshwater environments, though most inhabit shallow, running water. Many Hypancistrus are popular aquarium fish due to their small size and attractive coloration. Because of their more carnivorous diet, these fish are not like the algae […]