Pseudochromis dutoitiis commonly referred to as Dutoiti Dottyback. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 240 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 9875 AphiaID: 218328 Scientific: Pseudochromis dutoiti German: Zwergbarsch English: Dutoiti Dottyback Category: Basslets Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pseudochromidae (Family) > Pseudochromis (Genus) > dutoiti (Species) Initial determination: Smith, 1955 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, Arabian Sea, Arabian Sea, East Africa, Indian Ocean, Kenya, Mozambique, Pakistan, South-Africa, Sri Lanka, the Seychelles, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 15 - 33 Meter Size: up to 3.54" (9 cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C) Food: Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Copepods, Crustaceans, Daphnia salina, Krill, Mysis, Schrimps, Zoobenthos Tank: 52.79 gal (~ 240L) Difficulty: Not for beginners Offspring: Possible to breed Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2016-07-26 18:02:08
Last edit: 2020-04-03 08:43:59
Captive breeding / propagation
The offspring of Pseudochromis dutoiti are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Pseudochromis dutoiti, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Pseudochromis dutoiti, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Pseudochromidae (Family) > Pseudochrominae (Subfamily) > Pseudochromis (Genus) > Pseudochromis dutoiti (Species)
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