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Myripristis leiognathus


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lexID:
2667 
Scientific:
Myripristis leiognathus 
German:
Soldatenfisch 
English:
Panamic soldierfish 
Category:
Poissons-Soldats 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Beryciformes (Order) > Holocentridae (Family) > Myripristis (Genus) > leiognathus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Valenciennes, 1846 
Occurrence:
Equador, Galapagos, golfe de Californie, Pacifique Est 
Size:
bis zu 18cm 
Temperature:
°C - 25°C 
Food:
crustacés, nourriture congelée (grande taille), spécialiste de la nourriture 
Tank:
~ 2500 Liter 
Difficulty:
Pour aquariophiles éprouvés 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2009-01-13 20:42:03 

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Myripristis leiognathus Valenciennes, 1846
Panamic soldierfish

Adults hide under conspicuous rocks and small caves during the day. Form small groups on rocky and occasionally soft substrates or near the surface at night. Feed principally on crustaceans.

Classification:
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) >
Beryciformes (Sawbellies) >
Holocentridae (Squirrelfishes, soldierfishes) > Myripristinae

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