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Trimma helenae Helen’s pygmy goby

Trimma helenaeis commonly referred to as Helen’s pygmy goby. 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 100 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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Copyright Dr. Mark Erdmann, Foto: Penemu Island in Raja Ampat




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lexID:
8354 
AphiaID:
1007170 
Scientific:
Trimma helenae 
German:
Helens Zwerggrundel 
English:
Helen’s Pygmy Goby 
Category:
Gobies 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Gobiidae (Family) > Trimma (Genus) > helenae (Species) 
Initial determination:
Winterbottom, Erdmann & Cahyani, 2014 
Occurrence:
Indonesia, Papua, Raja Amat, Western Pacific Ocean 
Size:
up to 0.79" (2 cm) 
Temperature:
73.4 °F - 80.6 °F (23°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Mysis, Zooplankton 
Tank:
22 gal (~ 100L) 
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:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2015-05-07 09:51:55 

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Trimma helenae Winterbottom, Erdmann & Cahyani, 2014
Helen’s pygmy goby

Trimma helenae was discovered last summer by Dr. Mark Erdmann. This month, it was official described and named after Helen Newman, the lead biologist of the expedition that found this glowing jewel of a fish.

Solitary, often resting on sand or rubble bottoms of caves and ledges in 32 m.

Winterbottom, R., M.V. Erdmann and N.K. Dita Cahyani, 2014. Trimma helenae (Pisces; Gobioidei), a new species of gobiid fish from Indonesia. Zootaxa 3760(3):420-428. (Ref. 94948)

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Gobiidae (Family) > Gobiinae (Subfamily) > Trimma (Genus)

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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Copyright Dr. Mark Erdmann, Foto: Penemu Island in Raja Ampat
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Trimma helenae  (c) by Erdmann, Mark V.
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