Chlidichthys johnvoelckeriis commonly referred to as Cerise dottyback. 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.
lexID: 8381 AphiaID: 218313 Scientific: Chlidichthys johnvoelckeri German: Zwergbarsch English: Cerise Dottyback Category: Basslets Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pseudochromidae (Family) > Chlidichthys (Genus) > johnvoelckeri (Species) Initial determination: Smith, 1953 Occurrence: Comores, East Africa, Kenya, Mayotte, Mozambique, Tansania, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 6 - 75 Meter Size: up to 2.36" (6 cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C) Food: Zooplankton Tank: 22 gal (~ 100L) Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2015-05-09 11:47:25
Last edit: 2020-08-02 20:35:58
Very special tghanks for the first two photo of Chlidichthys johnvoelckeri to Robert J. Koch, South Africa, he has taken the photos at Pemba, Mosambique.
Unfortunately there are no informations about its food or keeping the animal in reeftanks.
Chlidichthys johnvoelkkeri Smith, 1953
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Pseudochromidae (Family) > Pseudoplesiopinae (Subfamily) > Chlidichthys (Genus) > Chlidichthys johnvoelckeri (Species)
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