Pseudochromis pesiis commonly referred to as Pale 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: 9895 AphiaID: 278196 Scientific: Pseudochromis pesi German: Zwergbarsch English: Pale Dottyback Category: Basslets Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pseudochromidae (Family) > Pseudochromis (Genus) > pesi (Species) Initial determination: Lubbock, 1975 Occurrence: Egypt, Jordan, Red Sea, Saudi Arabia Size: up to 3.94" (10 cm) Temperature: 75.2 °F - 82.4 °F (24°C - 28°C) Food: Amphipods, Copepods, 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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Created: 2016-09-18 20:17:09
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Endemic species, only found in the Red Sea!
Pseudochromis pesi occurs around small isolated rocks or corals on sandy bottoms, where these doddybgs are found singly or in pairs.
Depth: 10 to 45 meters.
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 pesi (Species)
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