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Calotomus viridescens


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lexID:
3939 
AphiaID:
219077 
Scientific:
Calotomus viridescens 
German:
Grünscheckiger Papageifisch 
English:
Dotted Parrotfish, Viridescent Parrotfish 
Category:
Poissons-Perroquet 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Calotomus (Genus) > viridescens (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Rüppell, ), 1835 
Occurrence:
Gulf of Aqaba / Gulf of Eliat, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Yemen, Israel, Djibouti, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Jordan, Sudan, Afrique de l'Est, Arabie-saudite, Egypte, Maldives, Mer Rouge 
Sea depth:
1 - 30 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 21cm 
Temperature:
24°C - 26°C 
Food:
algues, nourriture congelée (grande taille), polypes coralliens 
Tank:
~ 1500 Liter 
Difficulty:
pas pour les débutants 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-06-08 15:05:58 

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Viridescent parrotfish

Inhabits coral and rocky reefs and grass bed areas to depths of about 30 m. Occurs singly or in small groups. Feeds mainly on marine angiosperms and epiphytic algae.

Synonymised names
Callyodon viridescens (Rüppell, 1835)
Scarus viridescens Rüppell, 1835


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Last comment in the discussion about Calotomus viridescens

robertbaur am 21.12.18#5
... was uns sagt dass sich auch absolute Koryphäen druchaus mal irren können.
Ist aber nicht weiter wild damit muss man ja sowieso leben Absolut toll wie hier aufgepasst wird.

lg Robert

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