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Antennatus tuberosus


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lexID:
2540 
Scientific:
Antennatus tuberosus 
German:
Anglerfisch 
English:
Tuberculated frogfish 
Category:
Antennaridi 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Lophiiformes (Order) > Antennariidae (Family) > Antennatus (Genus) > tuberosus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Cuvier, 1817) 
Occurrence:
Comores, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Mozambique, Midway Islands, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Moluccas, Kiribati, Africa occidentale, Atollo di Johnston, Australia, Filippine, Guam, Hawaii, Indonesia, Indopacifico, Isola di Cook, Isole Marshall, Isole Salomon, Isole Tuamoto, Kenia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Micronesia, Papua Nuova Guinea, Picairns, Polinesia Francese, Samoa, Seychelles, Sudafrica, Taiwan, Thaiti, Tonga, Vanuatu 
Size:
bis zu 9cm 
Temperature:
24°C - 27°C 
Food:
Cibo vivo, Specialista alimentare 
Tank:
~ 400 Liter 
Difficulty:
Mediamente facile 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2008-07-22 16:44:07 

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(Cuvier, 1817)

Benthic. The average depth for all known captures was 11 m. Individuals maintained in experimental aquaria change in color from dark gray to light cream within 2 weeks. Oviparous. Eggs are bound in ribbon-like sheath or mass of gelatinous mucus called 'egg raft' or 'veil' Fore more Infos click to the Link too fishbase

Synonyms:
Antennarius bigibbus Commerson, 1798
Antennarius tuberosus (Cuvier, 1817)
Antennarius unicornis Bennett, 1827
Chironectes reticulatus Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850
Chironectes tuberosus Cuvier, 1817
Lophius bigibbus Latreille, 1804

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Lophiiformes (Order) > Antennariidae (Family) > Antennariinae (Subfamily) > Antennatus (Genus) > Antennatus tuberosus (Species)

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