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Profile lexID: 9914 AphiaID: 281974 Scientific: Pandaka pygmaea German: Zwerggrundel English: Dwarf Pygmy Goby Category: Gobidi Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Gobiidae (Family) > Pandaka (Genus) > pygmaea (Species) Initial determination: Herre, 1927 Occurrence: Filippine, Indonesia, Malesia, Nicaragua, Singapore, Sulawesi Size: 1 cm - 1 cm Temperature: 0°C - 27°C Food: No reliable information available Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2016-09-22 18:30:53
Last edit: 2016-09-22 18:30:53
Pandaka pygmaea is found in brackish waters and mangrove areas of Indonesia, depth range 0 - 2 meters.
Pandaka pygmaea is usually found in areas with soft muddy bottom and around aquatic plants.
The Dwarf pygmy goby has been apparently imported into Germany in 1958.
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Gobioidei (Suborder) > Gobiidae (Family) > Gobionellinae (Subfamily) > Pandaka (Genus) > Pandaka pygmaea (Species)
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