Lyretail dottyback

A small marine fish that reaches five inches in length.

The Lyretail dottyback lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 8 - 100 m environment.

Pseudochromis steenei, also known as Lyretail Dottyback, is a saltwater fish from Indonesia and Northern Australia that is occasionally kept in aquariums. Appearance - A small marine fish that reaches five inches in length. More

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Lyretail Dottyback;Pseudochromis steenei Last update: 31-12-69 Submitted by Administrator Max. size: 12.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; Ref. More

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steenei, also known as Steene's dottyback or Lyretail dottyback, is the most aggressive member of the family. Scott Michael has even proclaimed that P. steenei is, "ounce for ounce, the meanest fish in the sea." The Steene's dottyback will reach a maximum five inches of unholy terror. More

Common names

Lyretail dottyback in English
史氏拟雀鲷 in Mandarin Chinese
史氏拟雀鲷 in Unknown
史氏擬雀鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
史氏擬雀鯛 in Unknown

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Pseudochromidae
Genus : Pseudochromis
Species : Pseudochromis steenei
Authority : Gill & Randall, 1992