The little nanus cory only grows to about one and a half inches and has a black speckled pattern on a silver body. The nanus cory is very similar to the cory elegans and is often shipped as elegens cory from the collectors in Columbia. Nanus cory have less iridescence and more spots than cory elegans.
- Scientific Name: Corydoras nanus
- Origin: South America
- Lifespan: 5 years
- Max Size: 1 1/2 inches
- Food: Flake, live, frozen
- Shipping Size: Approx. 1 inch