Corythoichthys polynotatusis commonly referred to as Many-spotted pipefish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 300 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Corythoichthys polynotatus are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Corythoichthys polynotatus, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Corythoichthys polynotatus, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Mainly found in shallow rubble lagoons with algae and seagrasses. Often intertidal, and usually in only a few meters depth