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Gastrocyathus gracilis

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lexID:
10314 
AphiaID:
280817 
Scientific:
Gastrocyathus gracilis  
German:
Schildbauch, Ansauger 
English:
Slender Clingfish  
Category:
Dobbeltsugerfisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Gobiesociformes (Order) > Gobiesocidae (Family) > Gastrocyathus (Genus) > gracilis (Species) 
Initial determination:
Briggs, 1955 
Occurrence:
New Zealand 
Sea depth:
0 - 7 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 4,5cm 
Temperature:
13°C - 20°C 
Food:
Copepods, invertebrater, Skaldyr 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-01-12 15:30:06 

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Briggs, 1955

The Slender clingfish is endemic to New Zealand, where ist is found amongst weed at low tide, and on brown algae in the subtidal zone.
Gastrocyathus gracilis appears to be restricted to algal species with strap-like fronds, where the feeds mainly on harpacticoid copepods.
Source: FIshbase.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Gobiesociformes (Order) > Gobiesocidae (Family) > Gobiesocinae (Subfamily) > Gastrocyathus (Genus) > Gastrocyathus gracilis (Species)

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