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Profile lexID: 6574 AphiaID: 280605 Scientific: Elacatinus horsti German: Grundel English: Yellowline Goby Category: Gobier Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Gobiidae (Family) > Elacatinus (Genus) > horsti (Species) Initial determination: (Metzelaar, ), 1922 Occurrence: , Panama Bahamas, Centrale Atlanterhav, Florida, USA, Vestlige Atlanterhav Sea depth: 7 - 27 Meter Size: bis zu 5cm Temperature: 23°C - 27°C Food: Artemia, Mysis, Noritang Tank: ~ 200 Liter Difficulty: Average Offspring: Possible to breed Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Captive breeding / propagation The offspring of Elacatinus horsti are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Elacatinus horsti, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Elacatinus horsti, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Elacatinus horsti (Metzelaar, 1922)
The Name Gobiosoma horsti is a synonym.
Always lives in association with tube sponges or massive sponges.
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