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Heteropriacanthus cruentatus


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lexID:
4900 
AphiaID:
127004 
Scientific:
Heteropriacanthus cruentatus 
German:
Großaugenbarsch, Glasauge 
English:
Glasseye Snapper 
Category:
Percoïdés 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Priacanthidae (Family) > Heteropriacanthus (Genus) > cruentatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Lacepède, ), 1801 
Occurrence:
Guadeloupe, Morocco, Barbados, Tuamoto Islands, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Timor, Norfolk Island, Spratly Islands, Kiribati, São Tomé e Principé, Venezuela, Madeira, Tuvalu, Bakers Island, Tokelau, Niue, Djibouti, Circumglobal, Eritrea, Paracel-Islands, Sint Eustatius and Saba, Lord Howe Island, Uruguay, Mozambique, Brunei Darussalam, the Netherlands Antilles, Costa Rica, Cambodia, El Salvador, French Guiana, Haiti, Clipperton Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Suriname, Yemen, the Falkland Islands, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Saint Martin / Sint Maarten, United States Minor Outlying Islands, Guatemala, Howland Island, the Nicobar Islands, Jamaica, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Wake Atoll, Puerto Rico, Line Islands, Afrique de l'Est, Afrique du Sud, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua et Barbuda, Aruba, Atlantique Est, Atlantique Ouest, atoll de Johnston, Australie, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermudes, Bolivie, Brésil, Canaries, Caraïbes, Chine, Colombie, Comores, Curaçao, Dominique, Equador, Espagne, Fidji, Galapagos, golfe de Californie, golfe du Mexique, groupe Pitcairn, Guyane, Hawaii, Honduras, île de Guam, île Maurice, îles Caïmans, îles Christmas, îles de Cook, îles de Pâques, îles Marschall, îles Salomon, Îles Turques et Caïques, Inde, indo pacifique, Indonésie, Japon, Kuba, L'île Cocos, La Grenade, La Réunion, Le Cap-Vert, Madagascar, Maldives, Mer d'Adaman, Mexique (Nord-est du Pacifique), Micronésie, Montserrat, Nauru, Nicaragua , Nouvelle Calédonie, Nouvelle Zélande, Océan Indien, Pacifique Central, Pacifique Est, Palau, Panama, Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée, Philippines, Polynésie Française, Portugal, Republique dominicaine, Sainte Hélène, Sainte-Lucie, Samoa, Samoa américaines, Seychelles, Singapour, Somalie, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts et Nevis, St. Vincent et les Grenadines, Taiwan, Tansanie, Thaïlande, Togo, Tonga, Trinité-et-Tobago, USA, Vanuatu, Vietnam 
Sea depth:
3 - 300 Meter 
Size:
20 cm - 50 cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Food:
Zoobenthos, Isopods, alevin, arénicole, calamar, crabes, crevettes-barbier, crustacés, krill, le zooplancton, poissons (petits poissons), seiche, squille, tourteaux 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-11-15 14:48:18 

Husbandry

(Lacepède, 1801)

Distribution:
Circumglobal in tropical and tropically influenced seas. Western Atlantic: continental waters from off Florida to Flower Garden Reef off Texas in the Gulf of Mexico; Caribbean islands and along the coast of South America to Argentina. Eastern Atlantic: eastern and mid Atlantic islands from Madeira to St. Helena; not recorded from African continental waters. Indo-Pacific: South and eastern Africa (excluding the Red Sea) eastward in island habitats through the central Pacific. Eastern Pacific: island habitats from off Baja California to the Galapagos; probably uncommon along coast of Mexico, Central and South America, questionably to Chile.

Biology:
Common in lagoon and seaward reefs, primarily around islands. Under or near ledges by day.
Benthopelagic. Juvenile pelagic. Nocturnal, feeding mainly on octopi, pelagic shrimp, stomatopods, crabs, small fish, and polychaetes.
Solitary. During the day usually occurs singly or in small groups but at dusk it may gather in large numbers. Known to produce sound.

Reports of ciguatera poisoning!

Synomised taxa:
Anthias boops Forster, 1801
Cookeolus boops (Forster, 1801)
Labrus cruentatus Lacepède, 1801
Priacanthus argenteus Cuvier, 1829
Priacanthus bleekeri Castelnau, 1873
Priacanthus bonariensis Cuvier, 1829
Priacanthus boops (Forster, 1801)
Priacanthus carolinus Cuvier, 1829
Priacanthus cepedianus Desmarest, 1823
Priacanthus cruentatus (Lacepède, 1801)
Priacanthus fulgens Lowe, 1838 (synonym)
Serranus rufus Bowdich, 1825

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