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Siganus rivulatus


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lexID:
10675 
AphiaID:
127045 
Scientific:
Siganus rivulatus 
German:
Kaninchenfisch 
English:
Marbled Spinefoot, Rivulated Rabbitfish 
Category:
Kaninfisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Siganidae (Family) > Siganus (Genus) > rivulatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775 
Occurrence:
Comores, Israel, Central America, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Djibouti, Lessepsian migrant, Somalia, Yemen, Jordan, Mozambique, Suez-Kanal, Eritrea, Egypten, Madagascar, Papua NeuGuinea , Rødehavet, Seychellerne, Sortehavet, Syd Afrika, Vestlige Indiske ocean, Øst Afrika 
Sea depth:
1 - 60 Meter 
Size:
20 cm - 27 cm 
Weight:
0,5 kg 
Temperature:
24,7°C - 28,7°C 
Food:
Aquatic plant, Alger 
Tank:
~ 3000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
Possible to breed 
Toxicity:
Has a poison harmful to health 
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:
2017-04-27 13:38:12 

Captive breeding / propagation

The offspring of Siganus rivulatus are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Siganus rivulatus, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Siganus rivulatus, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.

Toxicity

This is a general hint!
Siganus rivulatus has a harmful toxin.
As a rule, animals with a harmful poison do not pose any danger in normal Aquarieaner everyday life. Read the following husbandry information and comments from aquarists who already keep Siganus rivulatus in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Siganus rivulatus. Every human reacts differently to poisons.
If you suspect that you have come into contact with the poison, please contact your doctor or the poison emergency call.
The phone number of the poison emergency call can be found here:
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Overview Worldwide: eapcct.org

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Husbandry

Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775

Synonyms:
Amphacanthus rivulata (Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775)
Amphacanthus sigan Klunzinger, 1871
Amphacanthus siganus (Forsskål, 1775)
Scarus rivulatus (Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775)
Scarus siganus Forsskål, 1775
Siganus siganus (Forsskål, 1775)
Teuthis rivulata (Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775)
Teuthis rivulatus (Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775)
Teuthis sigan (Klunzinger, 1871)
Teuthis siganus (Forsskål, 1775)

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuroidei (Suborder) > Siganidae (Family) > Siganus (Genus) > Siganus rivulatus (Species)

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