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Hippocampus jayakari


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lexID:
5523 
Scientific:
Hippocampus jayakari 
German:
Stacheliges Seepferdchen 
English:
Jayakar`s Seahorse 
Category:
Sjöhästar 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Syngnathidae (Family) > Hippocampus (Genus) > jayakari (Species) 
Initial determination:
Boulenger, 1900 
Occurrence:
Gulf of Aqaba / Gulf of Eliat, Israel, Gulf of Oman, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Arabiska sjön, Egypten, Indiska Oceanen, Röda Havet, Västra Indiska Oceanen 
Sea depth:
2 - 20 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 14cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Food:
Artemia, Artemia nauplier , Cyklops, Daphnia salina, Frysfoder (Större storlek), Krill, Mysis, zooplankton 
Tank:
~ 100 Liter 
Difficulty:
4 - Medelsvår 
Offspring:
possible to breed 
Toxicity:
non-toxic 
CITES:
Appendix II 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2017-12-05 21:25:03 

Captive breeding / propagation

Die Nachzuchten von Hippocampus jayakari sind möglich. Leider ist die Anzahl an Nachzuchten noch nicht groß genug, um die Nachfrage des Handels zu decken. Wenn Sie sich für Hippocampus jayakari interessieren, fragen Sie dennoch Ihren Händler nach Nachzuchten. Sollten Sie Hippocampus jayakari 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

Boulenger, 1900

Found in seagrass beds, e.g. Halophila spp. Ovoviviparous.
The male carries the eggs in a brood pouch which is found under the tail.

Depth ot 20 meters.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Syngnathiformes (Order) > Syngnathidae (Family) > Hippocampinae (Subfamily) > Hippocampus (Genus) > Hippocampus jayakari (Species)

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