Ecsenius melarchusis commonly referred to as Yellow-eyed comb-tooth. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Average. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 4281 AphiaID: 277665 Scientific: Ecsenius melarchus German: Schleimfisch English: Yellow-eyed Comb-tooth Category: Kutlinger Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Blenniidae (Family) > Ecsenius (Genus) > melarchus (Species) Initial determination: McKinney & Springer, 1976 Size: bis zu 5cm Temperature: 23°C - 26°C Tank: ~ 200 Liter Difficulty: Average Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2012-04-03 19:26:47
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McKinney & Springer, 1976
Ecsenius melarchus, known commonly as the Yellow-eyed comb-tooth or the Java combtooth-blenny in Indonesia, is a species of combtooth blenny in the genus Ecsenius. It is found in coral reefs in the western Pacific ocean. Inhabits coastal reefs and on deep lagoon bommies. Occurs frequently at depths less than 15 m. In small groups in shallow depths on large sponges or brain corals.
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Blenniidae (Family) > Salariinae (Subfamily) > Ecsenius (Genus)
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