Three rare catfish-species from Paraguay

31. July 2013

We received three very rare and interesting species of catfish from Paraguay:

The pretty cory Corydoras diphyes, the dwarf sucker Otocinclus mimulus that lives along with C. diphyes and imitates that species, and the charming dwarf sucker Hisonotus nigricauda. We already have pages on our site, so please follow the links given here:

Corydoras diphyes:

Otocinclus mimulus:

Hisonotus nigricauda:

For our customers: the animals have code 227563 (Corydoras diphyes, lg-xlg), 273994 (Corydoras mimulus, xlg), and 258433 (Hisonotus nigricauda, lg) on our stocklist. Please note that we exclusively supply the wholesale trade. The photos show animals from our current stock.

Text & photos: Frank Schäfer