Apodichthys flavidusis commonly referred to as Penpoint gunnel, Pen-point Blenny. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Not suitable for home aquaria!. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 4742 AphiaID: 279664 Scientific: Apodichthys flavidus German: Gitter-Butterfisch English: Penpoint Gunnel, Pen-point Blenny Category: Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pholidae (Family) > Apodichthys (Genus) > flavidus (Species) Initial determination: Girard, 1854 Sea depth: 1 - 8 Meter Size: bis zu 46cm Temperature: °C - 10,7°C Difficulty: Not suitable for home aquaria! Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2012-10-16 16:48:20
Last edit: 2020-03-28 22:06:18
Eastern Pacific: Kodiak Island, Alaska to Santa Barbara Island, southern California, USA.
Found in intertidal areas, especially in tide pools.
May remain out of the water under rocks or seaweeds.
Feeds on small crustaceans and mollusks.
Pairs are found coiled around egg masses. Breathes air when out of water.
Apodichthys inornatus Gill, 1862
Apodichthys sanguineus Gill, 1862
Apodichthys univittatus Lockington, 1881
Apodichthys virescens Ayres, 1855
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