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Ecsenius springeri Springer’s Coral Blenny

Ecsenius springeriis commonly referred to as Springer’s Coral Blenny. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Dr. Gerry R. Allen, Australien

Foto: West Papua, Indonesien


Courtesy of the author Dr. Gerry R. Allen, Australien

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lexID:
12183 
AphiaID:
1355466 
Scientific:
Ecsenius springeri 
German:
Springers Schleinmfisch 
English:
Springer’s Coral Blenny 
Category:
Blennies 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Blenniidae (Family) > Ecsenius (Genus) > springeri (Species) 
Initial determination:
Allen, Erdmann & Liu, 2019 
Occurrence:
Indonesia, New Guinea, Papua 
Sea depth:
3 - 6 Meter 
Size:
1.18" - 1.57" (3,27cm - 4,28cm) 
Temperature:
80.6 °F - 84.2 °F (27°C - 29°C) 
Food:
Algae, Amphipods, Copepods 
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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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-07-04 12:29:16 

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CITATION:
Allen, G.R., Erdmann, M.V. & Liu, S.Y.V. (2019)
Ecsenius springeri, a new microendemic species of blenny (Teleostei: Blennidae) from the Fakfak Peninsula, West Papua, Indonesia.
Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation, 32, 68-78.
doi: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2634454urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:238BD39C-D73A-4CCB-B63B-882D72EC162D
Date of publication of this version of record: 9 April 2019

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