Pseudochromis dutoiti   Smith  1955 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Pseudochromidae

Description
Max. size: 9.0 cm TL

Dorsal spines (total): 3 - 3, Dorsal soft rays (total): 28 - 33, Anal spines: 3, Anal soft rays: 16 – 19.

Guards eggs laid in empty shells.

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Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats
Importance:  Commercial
(Aquarium)

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated
Trophic Level:  Secondary Consumer
Prey:  Zoobenthos

Biogeography



Literature Source(s)
  • Wafar, MVM (2003) Checklists of reef fauna Available at - http://www.reefindia.org/
  • Zoological Survey of India (Eds) (1991) Animal resources of India (Protozoa to Mammalia) ZSI 1-694 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Relyea, K; Vaughan, T and Ferguson, J (1979) Notes on Pseudochromis Ruppell 1835 in the northern Arabian Gulf (Pisces: Pseudochromidae) Senckenbergiana Biologica 60 141-146 Available at - Zoological records
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org


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