Recently I had my C. gryphys-group consisting of a handful of males and one female set up. I gave them a sunken mop and I must say the result amazed me! I have never ever gotten this amount of eggs from them. I blame the sunken mop for my luck. Apparently this was a very good idea!
The egg count was in the 100+ area from just one female.
Corydoras gryphus eggs and hatchlings.
One of the possible fathers!
Deciding to try my luck with the sunken mop with C. erhardti, I put them in the tank instead of my C. gryphus. A waterchange, wait for a day and a half and they were going crazy in the mop!
I have never ever harvested so many eggs from erhardti before.
The sunken mop...behind dirty glass.
The group of CW68s I borrowed back from a friend really delivered the goods! They began with 2 small spawnings of around 20 eggs and then delivered this:
Eggs on javafern...
Eggs, eggs, eggs...in layers!
Egg-tower on snail!
Hopefully this will bring more of these little zygatus look-a-likes to the hobby!