Fish Species

Scooter Dragonet

Scooter Dragonet - Description

The Scooter Dragonet is also known as the Ocellated Dragonet or Scooter Blenny. The male of the species tends to be larger in size and has a more extended dorsal fin.

The scooter dragonet is a bottom feeder and can be found sifting through the sand for its food, they are not considered ideal for the beginner as they can be difficult to feed prefering live food.

Popular Name: Scooter Dragonet
Species: Neosynchiropus ocellatus

Profile of the Scooter Dragonet
This Profile contains interesting facts and information about the Scooter Dragonet species.

  • Size: Up to 8cm

  • Fish Tank conditions: PH 8.1 to 8.4. Temp: 24 to 28 Degrees

  • Diet / Feeding: Prefer frozen food particularly Brine Shrimp

  • Temperament: Peaceful

  • Behaviour: Good Community Fish

  • Range: Western Pacific Ocean

Scientific Classification of the Scooter Dragonet

Definition: Scientific classification, or biological classification, is how biologists group and categorize species of organisms with shared physical characteristics. Scientific classification belongs to the science of taxonomy.

  • Species: Neosynchiropus ocellatus

  • Popular Name: Scooter Dragonet - Ocellated Dragonet - Scooter Blenny

  • Kingdom: Animalia

  • Phylum: Chordata

  • Class: Actinopterygii

  • Order: Perciformes

  • Family: Callionymidae

Marine Fish Index

Facts about Fish Species - Scooter Dragonet

The colours, shapes and sizes of individual fishes varies enormously - you really need excellent quality pictures or photographs to assist in the identification process.

A combination of the number of fins and their characteristics, color, scale counts, general features, maximum length and distribution are used during a species identification process.


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