Pteragogus taeniopsis commonly referred to as Cheekbar wrasse. 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: 8937 AphiaID: 219055 Scientific: Pteragogus taeniops German: Zwerglippfisch English: Cheekbar Wrasse Category: Wrasses Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Pteragogus (Genus) > taeniops (Species) Initial determination: (Peters, ), 1855 Occurrence: Comores, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, South-Africa, Tansania, the Seychelles, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 4 - 25 Meter Size: up to 5.91" (15 cm) Temperature: 68 °F - 75.2 °F (20°C - 24°C) Food: Fish larvae, Invertebrates, Zooplankton 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: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2015-11-08 17:23:45
Last edit: 2019-01-01 11:37:12
Cossyphus taeniops Peters, 1855
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labroidei (Suborder) > Labridae (Family) > Pteragogus (Genus) > Pteragogus taeniops (Species)
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