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Profile lexID: 10319 AphiaID: 280213 Scientific: Clepticus brasiliensis German: Zahnlippfisch English: Gray Angelfish Category: Gylter Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Clepticus (Genus) > brasiliensis (Species) Initial determination: Heiser, Moura & Robertson, 2000 Occurrence: , Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago , Endemic species , Trindade and Martim Vaz Brasilien Sea depth: 5 - 60 Meter Size: 30 cm - 40 cm Temperature: °C - 23,0°C Food: invertebrater, Mysis, Skaldyr, zooplankton Tank: ~ 3000 Liter Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 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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Heiser, Moura & Robertson, 2000
Clepticus brasiliensis is endemic to Brazil and is found from Maranhao to Santa Catarina, including St. Pauls rocks, Fernando de Noronha, Trindade Island, and Atol das Rocas.
The wrasse is relatively widespread in Brazil, and is common in many of parts of its range.
Lower depth limit (metres): 60
Upper depth limit (metres): 5
Clepticus brasiliensis forms large aggregations along the coast especially in offshore mid-shelf reefs
Source: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labroidei (Suborder) > Labridae (Family) > Clepticus (Genus) > Clepticus brasiliensis (Species)
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