Phoxocampus tetrophthalmusis commonly referred to as Kampen’s pipefish , Trunk-barred pipefish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Phoxocampus tetrophthalmus are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Phoxocampus tetrophthalmus, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Phoxocampus tetrophthalmus, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.