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Pontonides unciger Whip Coral Shrimp


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lexID:
3634 
Scientific:
Pontonides unciger 
German:
Drahtkorallen-Garnele, Schwarzkorallen-Partnergarnele 
English:
Whip Coral Shrimp 
Category:
Shrimps 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Palaemonidae (Family) > Pontonides (Genus) > unciger (Species) 
Initial determination:
Calman, 1939 
Occurrence:
French Polynesia, Indonesia, Kenya, Philippines, Red Sea, the Seychelles, Vietnam 
Sea depth:
0 - 5 Meter 
Size:
up to 0.39" (1 cm) 
Temperature:
75.2 °F - 80.6 °F (24°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Food specialist 
Tank:
11 gal (~ 50L) 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-03-21 09:16:49 

Husbandry

Calman, 1939

Pontonides unciger which is uncommonly found on and difficult to spot among the Wire Coral's tentacles. The Wire Coral Shrimp is normally less than 1cm in length.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Crustacea (Subphylum) > Multicrustacea (Superclass) > Malacostraca (Class) > Eumalacostraca (Subclass) > Eucarida (Superorder) > Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Caridea (Infraorder) > Palaemonoidea (Superfamily) > Palaemonidae (Family) > Pontonides (Genus) > Pontonides unciger (Species)

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