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Scarus zelindae

Scarus zelindaeis commonly referred to as Striped Parrotfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Dr. Osmar J, Luiz, Brazilien

Foto: Abrolhos reefs, Brasilien


Courtesy of the author Dr. Osmar J, Luiz, Brazilien

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lexID:
10452 
AphiaID:
276066 
Scientific:
Scarus zelindae 
German:
Papageifisch 
English:
Striped Parrotfish 
Category:
Papegøjefisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarus (Genus) > zelindae (Species) 
Initial determination:
Moura, Figueiredo & Sazima, 2001 
Sea depth:
1 - 60 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 33,20cm 
Temperature:
°C - 26,4°C 
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:
Data deficient (DD) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-02-21 18:28:17 

Info

Moura, Figueiredo & Sazima, 2001

Very special thanks for the first two photos of Scarus zelindae to Dr. Osmar Luiz from Australia.
Dr. Luiz has taken hsi photos at Brazil.

Scarus zelindae is endemic to Brazil and occurs from Manoel Luis Reefs in northeastern Brazil to the São Paulo coast in southeastern Brazil. It is absent from all Brazilian oceanic islands.
The Striped Parrotfish occurs in coralline areas and rocky reefs at depths of 1 to 60 m. Scarus zelindae is predominantly herbivorous, ingesting algae and detritus.
Source: IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labroidei (Suborder) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarinae (Subfamily) > Scarus (Genus) > Scarus zelindae (Species)

External links

  1. Encyclodedia of Life (EOL) (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. Erstbeschreibung von Scarus zelindae (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  4. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  5. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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Foto: Abrolhos reefs,   Brasilien
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