Siokunichthys herreiis commonly referred to as Herre's Pipefish, Spotted Xenia-pipefish. Difficulty in the aquarium:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 11338 AphiaID: 278823 Scientific: Siokunichthys herrei German: Gepunktete Xenia-Seenadel English: Herre's Pipefish, Spotted Xenia-pipefish Category: Nålefisk Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Syngnathidae (Family) > Siokunichthys (Genus) > herrei (Species) Initial determination: Herald, 1953 Sea depth: 0 - 37 Meter Size: bis zu 7,8cm Temperature: 22°C - 28°C Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Data deficient (DD) Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2018-01-15 15:36:35
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Siokunichthys herrei Herald, 1953
Herre's Pipefish lives in colonies of Xenia sp., scientists suppose, that this pipefish may be dependent upon soft corals of the genus Xenia.
Unfortunately there are no further informations about its biology, ecology or population size.
Siokunichthys elongatus Herre, 1953
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