Pomacentrus arabicusis commonly referred to as Arabian damsel. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. A aquarium size of at least 800 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 7306 AphiaID: 277133 Scientific: Pomacentrus arabicus German: Riffbarsch English: Arabian Damsel Category: Damselfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pomacentridae (Family) > Pomacentrus (Genus) > arabicus (Species) Initial determination: Allen, 1991 Size: up to 4.72" (12 cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 82.4 °F (22°C - 28°C) Food: Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Cyclops, Daphnia salina, Mysis, Zooplankton Tank: 175.98 gal (~ 800L) Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2014-07-04 12:20:04
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Pomacentrus arabicus lives endemic in the Gulf of Oman in coastal coral reefs in a moderate depth from 1 to 6 meters.
The damsel feed on zooplancton!
Normally not found in the aquarium trade.
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pomacentridae (Family) > Pomacentrinae (Subfamily) > Pomacentrus (Genus)
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