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Brotula barbata


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lexID:
4388 
AphiaID:
159067 
Scientific:
Brotula barbata 
German:
Bartmännchen 
English:
Goatsbeard Brotula, Atlantic Bearded Brotula 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Ophidiiformes (Order) > Ophidiidae (Family) > Brotula (Genus) > barbata (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bloch & Schneider, ), 1801 
Occurrence:
the Netherlands Antilles, São Tomé e Principé, Suriname, West Sahara, Ghana, Mauritania, Benin, Gabon, Cuba, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo, Cameroon, Venezuela, Gambia, Lord Howe Island, French Guiana, Congo, Angola, Anguilla, Bermuda, Bolivia, Britiske Jomfruøer, Britiske øer, Cayman øerne, Curacao, Dominica, Dominikanske republik, Guyana, Honduras, Indo Stillehavet, Indonesien, Japan, Montserrat, Pitcairns øgruppen, Rødehavet, Saint Kitts og Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent og Grenadinerne, Trinidad og Tobago, Turks og Caicos øerne, Øst Afrika 
Sea depth:
- 650 Meter 
Size:
30 cm - 90 cm 
Weight:
8,5 kg 
Temperature:
0°C - 25°C 
Food:
Hermit crabs, Hummer, Krabber, Mantisrejer, Rejer, Skaldyr, Små fisk, Snegle, Stenhummer, Taskekrabber 
Tank:
~ 20000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
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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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-01-18 17:33:18 

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Goatsbeard brotula

A nocturnal species, rarely seen for it lives in caves and crevices during the day and periodically emerges from cover at night to feed on crustaceans, mainly crabs, and fishes.

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) >
Ophidiiformes (Cusk eels) >
Ophidiidae (Cusk-eels) >
Brotulinae

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