Apogon phenaxis commonly referred to as Mimic cardinalfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 8929 AphiaID: 273069 Scientific: Apogon phenax German: Kardinalbarsch English: Mimic Cardinalfish Category: Cardinalfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogon (Genus) > phenax (Species) Initial determination: Böhlke & Randall, 1968 Occurrence: Cuba, Florida, Honduras, Puerto Rico, The Bahamas, the Caribbean, Trinidad and Tobago, USA Size: 1.38" - 2.95" (3.5cm - 7.5cm) Temperature: 68 °F - 78.8 °F (20°C - 26°C) Food: Invertebrates, Zoobenthos, Zooxanthellae / Light 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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Böhlke & Randall, 1968
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogoninae (Subfamily) > Apogon (Genus) > Apogon phenax (Species)
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