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Dunckerocampus chapmani


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lexID:
10015 
AphiaID:
310945 
Scientific:
Dunckerocampus chapmani  
German:
Leuchtschwanz-Seenadel 
English:
New Caledonian Pipefish  
Category:
Nålefisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Syngnathidae (Family) > Dunckerocampus (Genus) > chapmani (Species) 
Initial determination:
Herald, 1953 
Occurrence:
Ny Kaledonien 
Sea depth:
0 - 3 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 8cm 
Temperature:
0°C - 24°C 
Food:
Zoobenthos, Copepods, Amphipods, Daphnia Salina, invertebrater, Mysis, zooplankton 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
Possible to breed 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2016-10-15 22:41:18 

Captive breeding / propagation

The offspring of Dunckerocampus chapmani are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Dunckerocampus chapmani , please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Dunckerocampus chapmani , try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.

Husbandry

Herald, 1953

Very special thanks for the first three photos of Dunckerocampus chapmani to Richard Bajol from New Caledonia!
Dunckerocampus chapmani is an endemic species from New Caledonia.

Synonyms:
Doryrhamphus chapmani (Herald, 1953)
Dunckerocampus caulleryi chapmani Herald, 1953

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Syngnathidae (Family) > Syngnathinae (Subfamily) > Dunckerocampus (Genus) > Dunckerocampus chapmani (Species)

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