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Apogon quadrisquamatus


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lexID:
8264 
AphiaID:
273078 
Scientific:
Apogon quadrisquamatus 
German:
Kardinalbarsch 
English:
Sawcheek Cardinalfish 
Category:
Cardinali 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogon (Genus) > quadrisquamatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Longley, 1934 
Occurrence:
the Netherlands Antilles, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, Barbados, Cuba, Atlantico occidentale, Bahamas, Brasile, Florida, Honduras, Isole Cayman, Messico (Pacifico orientale), Repubblica Dominicana, Taiwan, USA 
Size:
6 cm - 7 cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 26°C 
Food:
Copepods, Daphnia salina, invertebrati, Mysis, Zooxantelle/Luce 
Tank:
~ 300 Liter 
Difficulty:
Solo per acquariofili esperti 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
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Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2015-04-20 22:05:41 

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Longley, 1934

Apogon quadrisquamatus is found on coral, sand, or gravel bottoms and sometimes associates with sea anemones, possibly as shelter from predators.

The Sawcheek cardinalfish also lives in tubular sponges.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogoninae (Subfamily) > Apogon (Genus) > Apogon quadrisquamatus (Species)

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