Pseudocirrhipathes mapiais commonly referred to as Black coral. 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: 11872 AphiaID: 761549 Scientific: Pseudocirrhipathes mapia German: Schwarze Koralle English: Black Coral Category: Sea Fans Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Antipatharia (Order) > Antipathidae (Family) > Pseudocirrhipathes (Genus) > mapia (Species) Initial determination: Bo et al., 2009 Occurrence: Ambon, Bali, Bunaken, Flores, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Timor Sea depth: 17 - 113 Meter Size: 11.81" - 39.37" (30cm - 100cm) Temperature: ~ 64.4 °F (18-26°C) Food: Amphipods, Ciliate, Copepods, Coral spawn, Fish eggs, Lobster eggs, Marine snow, Suspended sediment , 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) More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2019-01-01 21:24:20
Last edit: 2019-01-02 18:03:30
Very special thanks for the frist two photos of Pseudocirrhipathes mapia to Dr. Mazia Bo, Italy.
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