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Naso tonganus


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lexID:
1955 
AphiaID:
278010 
Scientific:
Naso tonganus 
German:
Beulen-Nasendoktor 
English:
Bulbnose Unicornfish 
Category:
Kirugfisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Naso (Genus) > tonganus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Valenciennes, ), 1835 
Occurrence:
Tokelau, Nauru, Kiribati, Tuvalu, Northern Mariana Islands, Wallis and Futuna, Réunion , the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Myanmar, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), India, Tansania, Mayotte, Somalia, Niue, Comores, Amerikansk Samoa, Australien, Banggai øer, Cook øerne, Fiji, Filippinerne, Great barrier reef, Guam, Indiske ocean, Indo Stillehavet, Indonesien, Japan, Juleøerne, Kenya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldiverne, Marshall øerne, Mauritius , Mikronesien , Ny Kaledonien, Palau, Papua NeuGuinea , Salomonøerne, Samoa, Seychellerne, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Syd Afrika, Taiwan, Timor, Tonga, Vanuatu , Vestlige Stillehav 
Size:
bis zu 60cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 26°C 
Food:
Alger, Flagefoder, Groft frostfoder, Mysis, Plankton, zooplankton 
Tank:
~ 10000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2006-06-11 21:40:25 

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(Valenciennes, 1835)

Inhabits coral reefs.
Feeds on leafy or fleshy algae and zooplankton.

Synonym:
Naseus tonganus Valenciennes, 1835

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuroidei (Suborder) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Naso (Genus) > Naso tonganus (Species)

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