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    Species: Salaria pavo
    Has Successfully been bred and raised in captivity
    Class: B
    Synonyms: Blennius pavo, Lipophrys pavo
    Environment: Demersal; brackish; marine
    Size/Weight/Age: Max length : 13.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 5981 )
    Distribution: Subtropical; 51°N - 20°N, 18°W - 42°E Eastern Atlantic: Atlantic coast from France to Morocco; also in the Mediterranean and Black seas and in the Suez Canal
    Biology: Occur in the intertidal zone and shallow bottoms, on rocks or sand between pebbles and vegetation (Ref. 5981 ). Often in brackish waters down to 5 ppt (Ref. 5981 ). Inhabit crevices or piddock holes, males remain in cavities above water-level during low tide (Ref. 5981 ). Feed on benthic invertebrates, mainly mollusks, also algae (Ref. 5981 ). Oviparous (Ref. 205 ). Eggs are demersal and adhesive (Ref. 205 ). Has been reared in captivity (Ref. 35421 ).
    Data Sheet: http://www.fishbase.org/summary/Salaria-pavo
    WoRMS: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxlist&tName=Salaria pavo
    Classification Request: Classification Request Not Available
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