Corythoichthys amplexusis commonly referred to as Brown-banded 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 amplexus are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Corythoichthys amplexus, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Corythoichthys amplexus, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Dawson & Randall, 1975
Corythoichthys amplexus, known commonly as the Brown-banded Pipefish, is a species of marine fish in the family Syngnathidae. Adults inhabit coral reefs