Pseudochromis pictus is commonly referred to as Painted dottyback . 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: 9894 AphiaID: 278197 Scientific: Pseudochromis pictus German: Zwergbarsch English: Painted Dottyback Category: Basslets Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pseudochromidae (Family) > Pseudochromis (Genus) > pictus (Species) Initial determination: Gill & Randall, 1998 Occurrence: Indonesia Size: up to 3.15" (8 cm) Temperature: 32 °F - 78.8 °F (0°C - 26°C) Food: Copepods, Daphnia salina, Fish larvae, Krill, Mysis, Schrimps, Zooplankton 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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Gill & Randall, 1998
Pseudochromis pictus is found in outer slopes around isolated rock and coral outcrops in 28-36 meters at Alor Island, Kebola Bay, Indonesia.
Endemic to Alor.
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 pictus (Species)
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