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Antennarius pauciradiatus Dwarf frogfish

Antennarius pauciradiatusis commonly referred to as Dwarf frogfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 300 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
2539 
AphiaID:
272541 
Scientific:
Antennarius pauciradiatus 
German:
Anglerfisch 
English:
Dwarf Frogfish 
Category:
Frogfishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Lophiiformes (Order) > Antennariidae (Family) > Antennarius (Genus) > pauciradiatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Schultz, 1957 
Occurrence:
Antigua and Barbuda, Belize, Bermuda, Columbia, Cuba, Florida, Honduras, Puerto Rico, The Bahamas, USA, West-Atlantic Ocean 
Sea depth:
6 - 73 Meter 
Size:
up to 2.36" (6 cm) 
Temperature:
75.2 °F - 80.6 °F (24°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Fish (little fishes), Food specialist, Living Food 
Tank:
65.99 gal (~ 300L) 
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:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2021-02-20 18:37:33 

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Schultz, 1957

Smallest frogfish in the western Atlantic! Occurs mainly near patches of reef and rock. Many thanks to Jack Randall for usinghis wonderful picture.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Lophiiformes (Order) > Antennariidae (Family) > Antennarius (Genus) > Antennarius pauciradiatus (Species)

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  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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