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Variola albimarginata


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lexID:
10607 
Scientific:
Variola albimarginata 
German:
Weißsichel-Juwelenbarsch 
English:
White-edged Lyre Tail, Painted Coral Trout, Lyre-tail Trout, Moontail Seabass, Lyre-tail Cod, Lunar-tailed Grouper, Whitemargin Lyretail Grouper 
Category:
Havbarser 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Serranidae (Family) > Variola (Genus) > albimarginata (Species) 
Initial determination:
Baissac, 1953 
Occurrence:
Lombok, Northern Mariana Islands, Zanzibar, Tansania, Tuvalu, Mozambique, Papua, Mayotte, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), India, Réunion , Raja Amat, Andamanhavet, Australien, Bali, Banggai øer, Fiji, Filippinerne, Flores, Great barrier reef, Guam, Indiske ocean, Indonesien, Japan, Java, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldiverne, Marshall øerne, Mauritius , Mikronesien , Ny Kaledonien, Palau, Papua NeuGuinea , Queensland, Ryukyu øerne, Samoa, Seychellerne, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Taiwan, Timor, Togian, Tonga, Tulamben, Vanuatu , Vestlige Indiske ocean, Øst Afrika 
Sea depth:
4 - 200 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 65cm 
Temperature:
24,5°C - 28,6°C 
Food:
Predatory, Små fisk 
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)  
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-04-20 14:05:13 

Husbandry

Baissac, 1953

Variola albimarginata is a reef associated species that is found in depths ranging from 4 to 200 meters, the grouper is a reef associated and is piscivorous. .
Variola albimarginata is a reef associated species.
The White-edged lyretail is a generally uncommon species that inhabits seaward reefs.
Juveniles are typically found inshore on algae and soft coral reefs, usually swimming well above the substrate and looking much like a basslet
Adults are usually found in small groups.

Caution: The fish is highly ciguatoxic in some areas within its range

Synonyms:
Variola albimarginatus Baissac, 1953
Variola albomarginata Baissac, 1953

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Serranidae (Family) > Epinephelinae (Subfamily) > Variola (Genus) > Variola albimarginata (Species)

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