Tomicodon myersiis commonly referred to as Blackstripe clingfish. Difficulty in the aquarium:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 8692 AphiaID: 282997 Scientific: Tomicodon myersi German: Schildbauch, Schildfisch English: Blackstripe Clingfish Category: Gobiesocidés Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Gobiesociformes (Order) > Gobiesocidae (Family) > Tomicodon (Genus) > myersi (Species) Initial determination: Briggs, 1955 Size: bis zu 2.6cm Temperature: 22°C - 27°C 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 Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2015-08-22 13:37:02
Last edit: 2015-08-22 13:37:02
This species is endemic to the Eastern Central Pacific and is found from the central Gulf of California, Mexico to Isla Gorgona, Colombia.
The Blackstripe clingfish lives reef-associated and inhabits intertidal rock pools and subtidal boulders down to 7 meters.
Diet: mobile benthic worms; mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs); mobile benthic gastropods/bivalves
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Gobiesociformes (Order) > Gobiesocidae (Family) > Gobiesocinae (Subfamily) > Tomicodon (Genus) > Tomicodon myersi (Species)
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