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Enneacampus ansorgii  (Boulenger, 1910)

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Classification / Names Nomi Comuni | Sinonimi | Catalog of Fishes (gen., sp.) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

Actinopterigi (pesci con pinne raggiate) > Syngnathiformes (Pipefishes and seahorses) > Syngnathidae (Pipefishes and seahorses) > Syngnathinae
Etymology: Enneacampus: Greek, ennea = nine times + Greek, kampe = curvature (Ref. 45335).

Ambiente / Clima / Range Ecologia

; acqua dolce; salmastro demersale; pH range: 7.0 - 7.5; dH range: 10 - 18.   Tropical; 24°C - 28°C (Ref. 1672), preferred ?

Distribuzione Stati | Aree FAO | Ecosystems | Presenze | Point map | Introduzioni | Faunafri

Africa: Gambia river drainage to the Cuanza river, Angola (Ref. 4127).

Size / Peso / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 13.8 cm SL maschio/sesso non determinato; (Ref. 4509)

Short description Morfologia | Morfometria

Spine dorsali (totale): 0; Raggi dorsali molli (totale): 22-29; Spine anali 0; Raggi anali molli: 2 - 3. Diagnosis: extremely elongate; tubular snout, which is short, ratio head length/snouth length 2.1-2.8; tail longer than head and trunk; ratio SL/head length 8.4-10.8; body encased by bony plates or rings; 12-13 rings before, 31-37 behind, anus; dorsal-fin origin above anal fin, either on last ring of trunk or on first ring of tail; pelvic fins absent; 12-15 pectoral-fin rays; anal fin strongly reduced, with 2 or 3 rays; 9 caudal-fin rays; brood pouch of males on underside of tail (Ref. 57226).

Biologia     Glossario (es. epibenthic)

Adults occur in coastal rivers and streams (Ref. 4127), and swamps (Ref. 57226). Ovoviviparous (Ref. 205). The male carries the eggs in a brood pouch which is found under the tail (Ref. 205).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturità | Riproduzione | Deposizione | Uova | Fecundity | Larve

Male carries the eggs in a brood pouch (Ref. 205).

Main reference Upload your references | Bibliografia | Coordinatore | Collaboratori

Dawson, C.E., 1986. Syngnathidae. p. 281-287. In J. Daget, J.-P. Gosse and D.F.E. Thys van den Audenaerde (eds.) Check-list of the freshwater fishes of Africa (CLOFFA). ISNB, Brussels; MRAC, Tervuren; and ORSTOM, Paris. Vol. 2. (Ref. 4127)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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