Little Weedfish, Heteroclinus puellarum (Scott 1955)

Other Names: Slender Weedfish, The Girls' Weedfish

The Little Weedfish, Heteroclinus puellarum. Source: Rudie Kuiter / Aquatic Photographics. License: All rights reserved

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Little Weedfish, Heteroclinus puellarum (Scott 1955)


Williams, J.T., Holleman, W. & Clements, K.D. 2014. Heteroclinus puellarum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T178936A1550041. Downloaded on 17 August 2016.

Quick Facts

CAAB Code:37416014

Biology:Live bearer

Conservation:IUCN Least Concern

Depth:0-27 m

Habitat:Reef associated

Max Size:10 cm TL


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