Helcogramma striatais commonly referred to as Neon Triplefin. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 100 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 2366 AphiaID: 313206 Scientific: Helcogramma striata German: Zwerghähnchen - Helcogramma striatum English: Neon Triplefin Category: Blennies Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Tripterygiidae (Family) > Helcogramma (Genus) > striata (Species) Initial determination: Hansen, 1986 Occurrence: Australia, China, Coral sea, Fiji, Great Barrier Reef, India, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Japan, Java, Kiribati, Komodo (Komodo Island), Malaysia, Ogasawara Islands, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Raja Amat, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, The Bangai Archipelago, Vanuatu, Western Pacific Ocean Sea depth: 0 - 30 Meter Size: up to 1.57" (4 cm) Temperature: 75.2 °F - 78.8 °F (24°C - 26°C) Food: Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Flakes, Insects, Zoobenthos, Zooplankton Tank: 22 gal (~ 100L) Difficulty: Average Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2007-09-16 12:24:08
Last edit: 2020-05-04 20:14:56
It is a common species along the reef front and external reef. It lives in small groups, never leaving a small territory and seldom hiding into crevices. Therefore it is easily observed by those taking notice of the small creatures.
Helcogramma striatum Hansen, 1986
Helicogramma striata (Hansen, 1986)
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Blennioidei (Suborder) > Tripterygiidae (Family) > Tripterygiinae (Subfamily) > Helcogramma (Genus) > Helcogramma striata (Species)
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