Ogcocephalus parvusis commonly referred to as Roughback batfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 6649 AphiaID: 159193 Scientific: Ogcocephalus parvus German: Seefledermaus English: Roughback Batfish Category: Batfish Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Lophiiformes (Order) > Ogcocephalidae (Family) > Ogcocephalus (Genus) > parvus (Species) Initial determination: Longley & Hildebrand, 1940 Occurrence: , Suriname Brazil, Cuba, French Guiana, Gulf of Mexico, Guyana, Honduras, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, USA, Virgin Islands, U.S., West-Atlantic Ocean Sea depth: 29 - 126 Meter Size: up to 3.94" (10 cm) Temperature: 46.4 °F - 27,5 °F (8°C - 27,5°C) Food: Clams, Fish (little fishes), Fish larvae, Invertebrates, Predatory, Snails Tank: 44 gal (~ 200L) Difficulty: Only for advanced aquarists Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life:
Meerwasser-Lexikon Team Publisher:
Created: 2014-01-22 20:55:56
Last edit: 2020-01-26 14:09:44
Longley & Hildebrand, 1940
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Lophiiformes (Order) > Ogcocephalidae (Family) > Ogcocephalus (Genus) > Ogcocephalus parvus (Species)
Husbandry know-how of owners