Originally Posted by Oldfishlady
Cory cat are not algae eaters, they need meat....... and regardless any livestock placed in a closed system needs to be fed or they can starve to death-you don't have enough space in closed systems (aquariums) that can provide enough food-the larger the aquarium that is mature can provide some food source for some species but they too need supplemented with food provided by the hobbyist.
Shrimp pellets fed nightly with lights off would be relished by the cory cats......
My cories get the odd Sinking Catfish pellet, and some Bloodworm pellets.
they love the bloodworm pellets!