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Apogon atradorsatus Blacktip cardinalfish

Apogon atradorsatusis commonly referred to as Blacktip cardinalfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 500 Liter is recommended.


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lexID:
4631 
AphiaID:
272977 
Scientific:
Apogon atradorsatus 
German:
Schwarzflossen Kardinalfisch 
English:
Blacktip Cardinalfish 
Category:
Cardinalfishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogon (Genus) > atradorsatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Heller & Snodgrass, 1903 
Occurrence:
Cocos Island (Costa Rica), Columbia, Galapagos Islands 
Size:
up to 3.5" (8.9 cm) 
Temperature:
71.6 °F - 82.4 °F (22°C - 28°C) 
Food:
Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Cyclops, Daphnia salina, Invertebrates, Krill, Mysis, Zooplankton 
Tank:
109.99 gal (~ 500L) 
Difficulty:
Average 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
More related species
in this lexicon:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2012-09-13 20:47:17 

Info

Heller & Snodgrass, 1903

Distribution
Southeast Pacific: known only from the Cocos, Malpelo and Galapagos islands.

Biology
Stays under ledge overhangs and other shaded areas on rocky reefs and slopes during the day. Feeds in the open at night.

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. Homepage Prof. Dr. Peter Wirtz (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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