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Scarus russelii


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lexID:
3673 
AphiaID:
219135 
Scientific:
Scarus russelii 
German:
Papageifisch 
English:
Eclipse Parrotfish 
Category:
Poissons-Perroquet 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarus (Genus) > russelii (Species) 
Initial determination:
Valenciennes, 1840 
Occurrence:
Afrique de l'Est, golfe persique, île Maurice, Madagascar, Mer Rouge, Ouest de l'Océan Indien, Seychelles, Sri Lanka 
Size:
bis zu 51cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 27°C 
Food:
algues, nourriture congelée (grande taille) 
Tank:
~ 5000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Pour aquariophiles éprouvés 
Related species at
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2011-05-08 09:22:22 

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Usually found on exposed outer reefs, sometimes in very shallow water. Juveniles occur among coral and rubble of lagoon reefs. Grazes on benthic algae. Generally solitary. Often in schools of mixed species when feeding. For more Infos click to the Link to Fishbase.

Family: Scaridae (Parrotfishes),
subfamily: Scarinae
Order: Perciformes (perch-likes)
Class: Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)

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  1. Fishbase (multi)

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