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Melichthys niger


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lexID:
1292 
AphiaID:
219881 
Scientific:
Melichthys niger 
German:
Schwarzer Weißbindendrücker 
English:
Black Triggerfish 
Category:
Aftrækkerfisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Tetraodontiformes (Order) > Balistidae (Family) > Melichthys (Genus) > niger (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bloch, ), 1786 
Occurrence:
Northern Mariana Islands, Tokelau, Jamaica, Clipperton Island, Panama, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, French Guiana, Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago, São Tomé e Principé, Equatorial Guinea, Marquesas Islands, Wake Atoll, Haiti, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Portugal, Kiribati, Somalia, Cuba, the Society Islands, Guatemala, Barbados, Nauru, India, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Ogasawara Islands, El Salvador, Columbia, Madeira, Guadeloupe, Venezuela, Niue, Trindade and Martim Vaz, Suriname, the Canary Islands, Puerto Rico, Réunion , Morocco, Mayotte, Wallis and Futuna, Tansania, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Sint Eustatius and Saba, Comores, West Sahara, Mozambique, Amerikansk Samoa, Anguilla, Antigua og Barbuda, Aruba, Australien, Azorerne, Bahamas, Bali, Banggai øer, Belize, Bermuda, Brasilien, Britiske Jomfruøer, Caribien, Cayman øerne, Cocos Island, Cook øerne, Curacao, Dominica, Dominikanske republik, Fiji, Filippinerne, Flores, Fransk Polynesien, Galapagos, Grenada, Guam, Guyana, Hawaii, Honduras, Indiske ocean, Indo Stillehavet, Indonesien, Japan, Java, Johnston Atollen, Juleøerne, Kap Verde, Kenya, Kina, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldiverne, Marshall øerne, Martinique, Mauritius , Mexikanske golf, Mikronesien , Montserrat, Nicaragua, Ny Kaledonien, Palau, Papua NeuGuinea , Revillagigedo, Ryukyu øerne, Saint Helena, Salomonøerne, Samoa, Seychellerne, Spanien, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts og Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent og Grenadinerne, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Syd Afrika, Taiwan, Togian, Trinidad og Tobago, Tuamotuøerne, Turks og Caicos øerne, USA, Vestlige Atlanterhav, Vestlige Indiske ocean, Virgin Islands, U.S., Ækvator, Øst Afrika, Østlige Atlanterhav 
Sea depth:
0 - 75 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 35cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 26°C 
Food:
Artemia, Groft frostfoder, Mysis, Plankton 
Tank:
~ 3500 Liter 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-02-21 17:44:38 

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(Bloch, 1786)

Synonyms:
Balistes fuscolineatus Seale, 1901
Balistes kib Montrouzier, 1857
Balistes kibitar Montrouzier, 1857
Balistes niger Bloch, 1786
Balistes piceus Poey, 1863
Balistes radula Solander, 1848
Balistes ringens Osbeck, 1765
Balistes sillone Le Danois, 1961
Balistes verrucosus Gronow, 1854
Melichthys bispinosus Gilbert, 1890
Melichthys piceus (Poey, 1863)
Melichthys radula (Solander, 1848)
Melichthys ringens (Osbeck, 1765)
Melicthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Melicthys radula (Solander, 1848)

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Tetraodontiformes (Order) > Balistidae (Family) > Melichthys (Genus) > Melichthys niger (Species)

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