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Lonchopisthus micrognathus

Lonchopisthus micrognathus wird umgangssprachlich oft als Brunnenbauer bezeichnet. Bei der Haltung gibt es einige Dinge unbedingt zu beachten. Es wird ein Aquarium von mindestens ca. 750 Liter empfohlen. Giftigkeit: Nicht giftig.


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Lonchopisthus micrognathus (Poey, 1860)

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lexID:
11614 
Scientific:
Lonchopisthus micrognathus 
German:
Brunnenbauer 
English:
Swordtail jawfish 
Category:
poissons-mâchoires 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Gnathostomata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Opistognathidae (Family) > Lonchopisthus (Genus) > micrognathus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Poey, 1860 
Occurrence:
Central America, Puerto Rico, Sint Eustatius and Saba, Barbados, Guatemala, the Netherlands Antilles, Venezuela, Suriname, Saint Martin / Sint Maarten, Costa Rica, Guadeloupe, Amérique du Sud, Anguilla, Antigua et Barbuda, Aruba, Atlantique Ouest, Belize, Bolivie, Colombie, Curaçao, Dominique, golfe du Mexique, Guyane, Honduras, Îles Vierges britanniques, Kuba, La Grenade, Martinique, Mexique (Nord-est du Pacifique), Montserrat, Nicaragua , Panama, Sainte-Lucie, St. Kitts et Nevis, St. Vincent et les Grenadines, Trinité-et-Tobago, USA, Virgin Islands, U.S. 
Sea depth:
8 - 90 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 17,8cm 
Temperature:
4°C - 26°C 
Food:
artémias, mysis, nourriture congelée (grande taille) 
Tank:
~ 720 Liter 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
non-toxic 
CITES:
not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-07-11 17:22:19 

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Lonchopisthus micrognathus (Poey, 1860)

Found on silty or muddy bottoms of the continental shelf, in burrows. Sometimes found in colonies
Feeds on benthic and planctonic invertebrates.

Synonyme:
Opisthognathus micrognathus
Lonchopisthus vanderbilti
Lonchopisthus lindneri

Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Lonchopisthus micrognathus (Poey, 1860). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=281386 on 2018-07-11

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