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Apogon quadrisquamatus


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lexID:
8264 
AphiaID:
273078 
Scientific:
Apogon quadrisquamatus 
German:
Kardinalbarsch 
English:
Sawcheek Cardinalfish 
Category:
Poissons-Cardinals 
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, Atlantique Ouest, Bahamas, Brésil, Floride, Honduras, îles Caïmans, Kuba, Mexique (Nord-est du Pacifique), Republique dominicaine, Taiwan, USA 
Size:
6 cm - 7 cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 26°C 
Food:
Copepods, Daphnia salina, Invertébrés, mysis, zooxanthelles/ lumière 
Tank:
~ 300 Liter 
Difficulty:
Pour aquariophiles éprouvés 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
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Publisher:
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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