Parapercis diplospilusis commonly referred to as Doublespot grubfish. 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: 11908 AphiaID: 276991 Scientific: Parapercis diplospilus German: Sandbarsch English: Doublespot Grubfish Category: Sandperches Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pinguipedidae (Family) > Parapercis (Genus) > diplospilus (Species) Initial determination: Gomon, 1981 Occurrence: Austral Islands, Australia, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Northern Territory (Australia), Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Western Australia Sea depth: 6 - 60 Meter Size: 3.54" - 3.94" (9cm - 10cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 82.4 °F (22°C - 28°C) Food: Crustaceans, Fish larvae, Invertebrates, Krill, Mysis, Worms, Zoobenthos 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: More related species in this lexicon:
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The photo of Parapercis diplospilus was taken by Neville Coleman, an famous Australian naturalist, nature photographer, writer, publisher and educator who passed by in 2012.
Synonym: Parapercis diplospila Gomon, 1981
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