Anzeige
Fauna Marin GmbH Tropic Marin All for Reef Whitecorals.com Korallen-Zucht compact-lab Tropic Marin

Translation in process
We're updating the page. There might be some translation errors. Sorry about that ;-)

Hyporthodus niphobles

...

Hyporthodus niphobles (c) by De Jong Marinelife

Uploaded by robertbaur.
Image detail


Profile

lexID:
3158 
AphiaID:
475078 
Scientific:
Hyporthodus niphobles 
German:
Zackenbarsch 
English:
Star-studded Grouper 
Category:
Percoïdés 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Serranidae (Family) > Hyporthodus (Genus) > niphobles (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Gilbert & Starks, ), 1897 
Occurrence:
Caraïbes, golfe de Californie, Peru 
Size:
bis zu 50cm 
Temperature:
20°C - 28°C 
Food:
Ostracodes (seed shrimps), Predatory, crabes, escargots, mysis, nourriture congelée (grande taille), poissons (petits poissons), tourteaux 
Tank:
~ 7500 Liter 
Difficulty:
Pour aquariophiles éprouvés 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2010-05-07 12:21:15 

Husbandry

Hyporthodus niphobles (Gilbert & Starks, 1897)
Star-studded grouper

Found on rocky reefs and soft bottoms (Ref. 89707). Reported to be often caught in shrimp trawls in central Gulf of California. Too rare to be of commercial interest.

Misidentified as Epinephelus niveatus by some authors

Actinopterygii (Strahlenflosser) >
Perciformes (Perch-likes) >
Serranidae (Sea basses: groupers and fairy basslets) >
Epinephelinae

External links

  1. Fishbase (multi)

Pictures

Commonly

1

Husbandry know-how of owners

0 husbandary tips from our users available
Show all

Discussion

Last comment in the discussion about Hyporthodus niphobles

Last comment in the discussion about Hyporthodus niphobles