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Sparisoma cretense


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lexID:
3793 
AphiaID:
231441 
Scientific:
Sparisoma cretense 
German:
Europäischer Papageienfisch 
English:
Parrotfish, Mediterranean Parrotfish 
Category:
Papegøjefisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Sparisoma (Genus) > cretense (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Northern Africa, Straße von Gibralta, Morocco, Senegal, Tunesien, Israel, Madeira, Portugal, West Sahara, the Canary Islands, Adria, Algeriet, Azorerne, Egypten, Europæiske kyster, Kap Verde, Middelhavet, Spanien, Østlige Atlanterhav 
Sea depth:
20 - 50 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 50cm 
Temperature:
18°C - 24°C 
Food:
Aquatic plant, Alger, Flagefoder, Groft frostfoder, invertebrater 
Tank:
~ 5000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Not for beginners 
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:
2017-12-11 08:02:46 

Husbandry

(Linnaeus, 1758)

In shallow water along rocky shores. Feed on algae and small invertebrates

Synonyms:
Calliodon rubiginosus (Valenciennes, 1840)
Euscarus cretensis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Labrus cretensis Linnaeus, 1758
Scarus canariensis Valenciennes, 1838
Scarus cretensis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Scarus mutabilis Lowe, 1838
Scarus rubiginoides Guichenot, 1865
Scarus rubiginosus Valenciennes, 1840
Scarus siculus Cocco, 1846
Sparidosoma cretense (Linnaeus, 1758)
Sparisoma (Euscarus) cretense (Linnaeus, 1758)
Sparisoma cretensis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Sparisomatinae (Subfamily) > Sparisoma (Genus)

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