Solenostomus armatusis commonly referred to as Armored Pipefish, Armored Ghost Pipefish. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Experts only! Very hard to keep. A aquarium size of at least 500 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 2251 AphiaID: 278938 Scientific: Solenostomus armatus German: Geisterpfeiffenfisch English: Armored Pipefish, Armored Ghost Pipefish Category: Spøgelsesnålefisk Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Solenostomidae (Family) > Solenostomus (Genus) > armatus (Species) Initial determination: Weber, 1913 Sea depth: 0 - 95 Meter Size: 8 cm - 10 cm Temperature: 22°C - 28°C Tank: ~ 500 Liter Difficulty: Experts only! Very hard to keep Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2007-05-28 16:14:35
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Occurs over muddy bottom. Females carry the eggs in their pelvic fins that are modified to form a brood pouch
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