Little Red Cardinalfish, Transparent Cardinalfish, Ruby Cardinalfish
Apogon crassicepsis commonly referred to as Little Red Cardinalfish, Transparent Cardinalfish, Ruby Cardinalfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Easy. A aquarium size of at least 160 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 12780 AphiaID: 209308 Scientific: Apogon crassiceps German: Transparenter Kardinalbarsch English: Little Red Cardinalfish, Transparent Cardinalfish, Ruby Cardinalfish Category: Cardinalfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogon (Genus) > crassiceps (Species) Initial determination: Garman, 1903 Occurrence: Dampier Archipelago, (the) Maldives, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Austral Islands, Australia, Cebu ((Philippines), Christmas Islands, Coral sea, East China Sea, Easter Island (Rapa Nui), Fiji, French Polynesia, Great Barrier Reef, Guam, Houtman Abrolhos (Abrolhos Islands), Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, Komodo (Komodo Island), Lord Howe Island, Marquesas Islands, Marschall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, New Caledonia, New South Wales (Australia), Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Northern Territory (Australia), Ogasawara Islands, Palau, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Pitcairn Islands, Queensland (Australia), Raja Amat, Rapa, Samoa, Solomon Islands, South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Sulu Sea , Sumatra, Taiwan, Tasman Sea, The Bangai Archipelago, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), The Ryukyu Islands, the Seychelles, the Society Islands, Timor, Togean Islands, Tonga, Tuamoto Islands, Western Australia, Western Indian Ocean, Western Pacific Ocean Sea depth: 1 - 55 Meter Size: 1.57" - 2.36" (4,5cm - 6cm) Temperature: 73.4 °F - 84.2 °F (23°C - 29°C) Food: Amphipods, Brachipods, Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Carnivore, Copepods, Coral spawn, Cyclop-Eeze, Cyclops, Daphnia salina, Fish eggs, Fish larvae, Frozen food (small sorts), Invertebrates, Krill, Lobster eggs, Mysis, Pellets, Spirulina, Zooplankton Tank: 35.2 gal (~ 160L) Difficulty: Easy 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: 2020-02-14 12:41:36
Last edit: 2020-02-14 13:53:25
Very special thanks for the first photo of Apogon crassiceps to Mark Rosenheim, USA.
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