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Acanthurus tristis


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lexID:
1925 
AphiaID:
219644 
Scientific:
Acanthurus tristis 
German:
Indik-Mimikrydoktor 
English:
Blackcheek Surgeonfish, Indian Ocean Mimic Surgeonfish, Yellowspot Surgeonfish 
Category:
Kirugfisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Acanthurus (Genus) > tristis (Species) 
Initial determination:
Randall, 1993 
Occurrence:
Myanmar, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Nicobar Islands, India, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Andamanhavet, Bali, Bangladesh, Bengalske golf, Indiske ocean, Indonesien, Juleøerne, Malaysia, Maldiverne, Seychellerne, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Thailand 
Sea depth:
2 - 26 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 25cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 28°C 
Food:
Alger, Artemia, Flagefoder, Groft frostfoder, Mysis, zooplankton 
Tank:
~ 1500 Liter 
Difficulty:
Average 
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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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-01-15 14:13:13 

Husbandry

Randall, 1993

Juveniles mimic the angelfish Centropyge eibli!
Margin of caudal fin narrow and white. No orange area behind gill opening and extending ventrally behind base of pectoral fins. Only keep him in more than 1000 liters water when its adult.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Acanthurus (Genus) > Acanthurus tristis (Species)

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