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Tigrigobius limbaughi

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Copyright Dr. Ross Robertson, Foto aus Mexiko

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lexID:
8377 
Scientific:
Tigrigobius limbaughi 
German:
Grundel 
English:
Widebanded cleaning goby 
Category:
Babki 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Gobiidae (Family) > Tigrigobius (Genus) > limbaughi (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Hoese & Reader, 2001) 
Occurrence:
Columbia, Gulf of California, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Maksyk (Wschodnim Pacyfiku) 
Size:
bis zu 3.3cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 28°C 
Food:
Zoobenthos, bezkręgowce, zooplankton 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
non-toxic 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2015-05-08 16:13:06 

Husbandry

(Hoese & Reader, 2001)

Very special thanks for the first photo of Tigrigobius limbaughi to Dr. Ross Robertson, Australia, he has taken the photo at Mexico, where this goby lives in reefs in a depht of 8 to 37 meters.

Tigrigobius limbaughi is endemic to the Eastern Pacific, and is found from central Baja California and the western and southeastern Gulf of California to Colombia.

Tigrigobius limbaughi inhabits rocky reefs, cleans parasites from other fishes occurs with Elacatinus digueti (Pellegrin, 1901).

The goby i found from the subtidal to depths of at least 35 meters and commonly found below 15 meters.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Gobiidae (Family) > Gobiinae (Subfamily) > Tigrigobius (Genus) > Tigrigobius limbaughi (Species)

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