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Antennarius sp. 02

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6564 
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Scientific:
Antennarius sp. 02 
German:
Anglerfisch 
English:
Frogfish 
Category:
Tudsefisk 
Family tree:
(Kingdom) > (Phylum) > (Class) > (Order) > (Family) > Antennarius (Genus) > sp. 02 (Species) 
Size:
bis zu 15cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 25°C 
Food:
Foder specialist, Små fisk 
Tank:
~ 1000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Not for beginners 
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Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2014-01-05 13:55:14 

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Frogfish have a big adaptability according to their environment. This of course is for disguising. The frogfish will poise unmoved for hours waiting for prey.
Frogfish use their first dorsal fin spike, that is remodeled to a rod, to catch their prey.
When the prey is snapping after the rod, the frogfish sucks it into its mouth.
Unfortunately, frogfish are very difficult to specify.

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