Hippocampus tyrois commonly referred to as Hippocampus tyro. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 9198 AphiaID: 474956 Scientific: Hippocampus tyro German: Seepferdchen English: Hippocampus Tyro Category: Seahorses Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Syngnathidae (Family) > Hippocampus (Genus) > tyro (Species) Initial determination: Randall & Lourie, 2009 Occurrence: Western Indian Ocean Size: up to 2.4" (6.1 cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 82.4 °F (22°C - 28°C) Food: Amphipods, Copepods, Daphnia salina, Insects, Mysis, Zooplankton Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2016-01-21 19:03:07
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Randall & Lourie, 2009
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Syngnathidae (Family) > Hippocampinae (Subfamily) > Hippocampus (Genus) > Hippocampus tyro (Species)
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