Tripterygion tartessicumis commonly referred to as Tripterygion tartessicum. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 5710 AphiaID: 274027 Scientific: Tripterygion tartessicum German: Dreiflossen-Schleimfisch English: Tripterygion Tartessicum Category: Blennies Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Tripterygiidae (Family) > Tripterygion (Genus) > tartessicum (Species) Initial determination: Carreras-Carbonell, Pascual & Macpherson, 2007 Occurrence: , Tunesien Algeria, Morocco, Northern Africa, Spain, the Mediterranean Sea Sea depth: 0 - 6 Meter Size: up to 3.03" (7.7 cm) Temperature: 59 °F - 73.4 °F (15°C - 23°C) Food: Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Copepods, Cyclops, Daphnia salina, Invertebrates, Mysis, Zoobenthos, Zooplankton 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:
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Created: 2013-07-08 13:50:35
Last edit: 2018-12-09 18:25:44
Carreras-Carbonell, Pascual & Macpherson, 2007
Inhabits similar habitats to Tripterygion tripteronotus, shallow rocky shores to 6 m, preferably between 0 and 3 m; in light-exposed and shady biotopes dominated by algal communities (e.g. Corallina elongata, Cladophora spp., Litophyllum spp., Enteromorpha spp.).
Nests are usually situated in sciaphyl habitats dominated by steep rocky zones, without arborescent algae.
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