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Corythoichthys amplexus Brown-banded pipefish

Corythoichthys amplexusis commonly referred to as Brown-banded pipefish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 300 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
7711 
AphiaID:
217996 
Scientific:
Corythoichthys amplexus 
German:
Braungebänderte Seenadel 
English:
Brown-banded Pipefish 
Category:
Pipefishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Syngnathidae (Family) > Corythoichthys (Genus) > amplexus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Dawson & Randall, 1975 
Occurrence:
Australia, East Africa, Fiji, Great Barrier Reef, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Japan, New Caledonia, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Raja Amat, Samoa, the Andaman Sea, the Seychelles, Western Pacific Ocean 
Size:
up to 3.94" (10 cm) 
Temperature:
73.4 °F - 78.8 °F (23°C - 26°C) 
Food:
Living Food, Mysis 
Tank:
65.99 gal (~ 300L) 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
Possible to breed 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2014-11-17 15:57:54 

Captive breeding / propagation

The offspring of Corythoichthys amplexus are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Corythoichthys amplexus, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Corythoichthys amplexus, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.

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Dawson & Randall, 1975

Corythoichthys amplexus, known commonly as the Brown-banded Pipefish, is a species of marine fish in the family Syngnathidae. Adults inhabit coral reefs

Systematik: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Syngnathidae (Family) > Syngnathinae (Subfamily) > Corythoichthys (Genus)

External links

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

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Corythoichthys sp., Copyright Dr.Paddy Ryan
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Corythoichthys sp., Copyright Dr.Paddy Ryan
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Corythoichthys amplexus, Copyright Henning Wiese
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Corythoichthys amplexus, Copyright Henning Wiese
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Corythoichthys amplexus, Copyright Henning Wiese
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Copyright Piero Malaer, Foto, Raja Ampat, Indonesien
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Copyright Piero Malaer, Foto, Raja Ampat, Indonesien
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Corythoichthys amplexus (c) by Bo Davidsson
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