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Meiacanthus geminatus

Meiacanthus geminatusis commonly referred to as Twin fangblenny. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
8370 
AphiaID:
279309 
Scientific:
Meiacanthus geminatus 
German:
Säbelzahnschleimfisch 
English:
Twin Fangblenny 
Category:
Kutlinger 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Blenniidae (Family) > Meiacanthus (Genus) > geminatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Smith-Vaniz, 1976 
Size:
bis zu 4.7cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
 
More related species
in this lexicon
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2015-05-07 19:41:03 

Info

Smith-Vaniz, 1976

Very special thanks for the first photo of this Twin fangblenny to Ditch Towensebd, UK.

Adult fangblennies are usually found solitary in sheltered coastal reefs usually with the mimic Cardinalfisch Cheilodipterus zonatus (Smith & Radcliffe, 1912).

Its fishLarvae are planktonic, often found in shallow, coastal waters.

Depthrange: 1 to 15 meters.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Blennioidei (Suborder) > Blenniidae (Family) > Blenniinae (Subfamily) > Meiacanthus (Genus) > Meiacanthus geminatus (Species)

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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