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Antennarius indicus


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lexID:
9519 
AphiaID:
217841 
Scientific:
Antennarius indicus 
German:
Indischer Anglerfisch 
English:
Indian Frogfish 
Category:
Antennaridi 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Lophiiformes (Order) > Antennariidae (Family) > Antennarius (Genus) > indicus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Schultz, 1964 
Occurrence:
India, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Irak, Gulf of Aqaba / Gulf of Eliat, Mozambique, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Africa occidentale, Golfo di Aden, Oceano Indiano, Oceano Indiano occidentale, Seychelles, Sri Lanka 
Size:
23 cm - 25 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 26°C 
Food:
Piccoli pesci 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2016-03-16 22:44:46 

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Schultz, 1964

Very special thanks for the frist three photos to Keith Wilson, UK.
Keith has taken his photos at Fujairah, United Arab Emirates.

The Indian frogfish is an uncommon species that occurs to a depth of at least 27 meters.

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

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