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Synchiropus moyeri Moyer's dragonet


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lexID:
4278 
Scientific:
Synchiropus moyeri 
German:
Moyers Leierfisch 
English:
Moyer's dragonet 
Category:
Dragonets 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Callionymidae (Family) > Synchiropus (Genus) > moyeri (Species) 
Initial determination:
Zaiser & Fricke, 1985 
Occurrence:
Australia, Bali, Great Barrier Reef, Indonesia, Japan, Lesser Sunda Islands, Micronesia, Okinawa, Palau, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland, Raja Amat, The Ryukyu Islands, Western Australia, Western Pacific Ocean 
Sea depth:
3 - 30 Meter 
Size:
up to 2.76" (7 cm) 
Temperature:
73.4 °F - 80.6 °F (23°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Amphipods, Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Copepods, Food specialist, Frozen food (small sorts), Living Food 
Tank:
33 gal (~ 150L) 
Difficulty:
only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
possible to breed 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-11-06 02:30:20 

Captive breeding / propagation

Die Nachzuchten von Synchiropus moyeri sind möglich. Leider ist die Anzahl an Nachzuchten noch nicht groß genug, um die Nachfrage des Handels zu decken. Wenn Sie sich für Synchiropus moyeri interessieren, fragen Sie dennoch Ihren Händler nach Nachzuchten. Sollten Sie Synchiropus moyeri bereits besitzen, versuchen Sie sich doch selbst einmal an der Aufzucht. Sie helfen so die Verfügbarkeit von Nachzuchten im Handel zu verbessen und natürliche Bestände zu schonen.

Husbandry

Moyer's dragonet
Zaiser & Fricke, 1985

Inhabits coastal reef slopes, usually on rubble and sand near large coral formations. Occurs in small loose groups and usually a large male dominates sections of reef

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Synonym:
Neosynchiropus moyeri (Zaiser & Fricke, 1985)

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Callionymoidei (Suborder) > Callionymidae (Family) > Synchiropus (Genus) > Synchiropus moyeri (Species)



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