Callionymus neptuniusis commonly referred to as Long-tail dragonet. 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: 12655 AphiaID: 273209 Scientific: Callionymus neptunius German: Leierfisch English: Long-tail Dragonet Category: Dragonets Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Callionymidae (Family) > Callionymus (Genus) > neptunius (Species) Initial determination: (Seale), 1910 Occurrence: Bali, Indonesia, Lembeh Strait, Lesser Sunda Islands, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Islands, South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi Sea depth: 3 - 37 Meter Size: up to 5.12" (13 cm) Temperature: 75.2 °F - 82.4 °F (24°C - 28°C) Food: 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: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2019-12-27 21:19:28
Last edit: 2019-12-28 15:35:53
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Calliurichthys neptunia (Seale, 1910)
Calliurichthys neptunius (Seale, 1910)
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