Taeniamia melasmais commonly referred to as Blackspot Cardinalfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 10908 AphiaID: 1013783 Scientific: Taeniamia melasma German: Kardinalbarsch English: Blackspot Cardinalfish Category: Cardinalfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Taeniamia (Genus) > melasma (Species) Initial determination: (Lachner & Taylor, ), 1960 Occurrence: Alor, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Australia, Bali, Borneo (Kalimantan), Brunei Darussalam, Flores, Great Barrier Reef, Guam, Indonesia, New Guinea, Northern Territory (Australia), Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Sulawesi, Timor, Western Australia Sea depth: 2 - 12 Meter Size: 8,6 cm Temperature: 78.8 °F - 82.4 °F (26°C - 28°C) Food: Amphipods, Copepods, Daphnia salina, Invertebrates, Zooplankton Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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(Lachner & Taylor, 1960)
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Apogonidae (Family) > Taeniamia (Genus) > Taeniamia melasma (Species)
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