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Opistognathus robinsi


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lexID:
12304 
AphiaID:
276474 
Scientific:
Opistognathus robinsi 
German:
Brunnenbauer 
English:
Spotfin Jawfish 
Category:
Kæbefisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Opistognathidae (Family) > Opistognathus (Genus) > robinsi (Species) 
Initial determination:
Smith-Vaniz, 1997 
Occurrence:
Bahamas, Mexikanske golf, USA, Vestlige Atlanterhav 
Sea depth:
1 - 46 Meter 
Size:
7,4 cm - 13,1 cm 
Tank:
~ 200 Liter 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-09-07 18:52:59 

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Opistognathus robinsi Smith-Vaniz, 1997

Opistognathus is a genus of fish in the family Opistognathidae found in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean.

Mouthbreeder! Tankbreeding was already successful.

The body of Opistognathus robinsi is medium to dark brown coloured with scattered white spots. Head brown with small whitish speckling and rosettes. Lips banded with brown. Males with one band on the inside of the maxilla (female with stripe diffuse or absent). Dorsal and anal fins dark brown with numerous white spots (averaging smaller than body spots). Ocellus on dorsal fin between spines 3 and 7. Caudal fin dark with two basal white spots and two bands consisting of white spots.

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