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Xyrichtys novacula


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lexID:
3820 
AphiaID:
126971 
Scientific:
Xyrichtys novacula 
German:
Mittelmeer-Schermesserfisch 
English:
Pearly Razorfish, Cleaver Wrasse 
Category:
Gylter 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Xyrichtys (Genus) > novacula (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Morocco, Panama, Straße von Gibralta, São Tomé e Principé, Guatemala, Jamaica, Cuba, West Sahara, Northern Africa, Gambia, Sint Eustatius and Saba, Sierra Leone, Suriname, Equatorial Guinea, Benin, the Netherlands Antilles, Portugal, the Ivory Coast, The Gulf of Guinea, Haiti, Cameroon, Tunesien, Madeira, Barbados, Ghana, Saint Martin / Sint Maarten, Guadeloupe, Israel, Togo, Columbia, Venezuela, Nigeria, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico, French Guiana, Senegal, the Canary Islands, Algeriet, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua og Barbuda, Azorerne, Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brasilien, Britiske Jomfruøer, Cayman øerne, Curacao, Dominica, Dominikanske republik, Egypten, Grenada, Hawaii, Honduras, Kap Verde, Martinique, Mexikanske golf, Mexiko (Øst Pacific), Middelhavet, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Sortehavet, Spanien, St. Kitts og Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent og Grenadinerne, Trinidad og Tobago, Turks og Caicos øerne, USA, Vestlige Atlanterhav, Virgin Islands, U.S., Østlige Atlanterhav 
Sea depth:
1 - 90 Meter 
Size:
20 cm - 38 cm 
Temperature:
18°C - 25°C 
Food:
Zoobenthos, Copepods, Amphipods, Daphnia Salina, Foderrejer, Groft frostfoder, Krabber, Krill, Muslinger, Mysis, Rejer, Skaldyr, Små fisk, Snegle, Søpindsvin, Stenrejer, zooplankton 
Tank:
~ 10000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-05-25 11:01:10 

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Xyrichtys novacula (Linnaeus, 1758)

Inhabits clear shallow areas with sandy bottoms, usually in the vicinity of seagrass beds and corals). Feeds mainly on mollusks; also crabs and shrimps

Synonyms:
Amorphocephalus granulatus Bowdich, 1825
Coryphaena lineata Gmelin, 1789
Coryphaena lineolata Rafinesque, 1810
Coryphaena novacula Linnaeus, 1758
Coryphaena psittacus Linnaeus, 1766
Hemipteronotus copei Fowler, 1900
Hemipteronotus novacula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Hemipteronotus psittacus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Novacula coryphaena Risso, 1827
Novacula coryphaenoides Schinz, 1822
Novacula coryphena Risso, 1827
Novacula cultrata (Valenciennes, 1840)
Novacula lineata (Gmelin, 1789)
Novacula lineolata (Rafinesque, 1810)
Novacula novacula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Xyrichthys argentimaculata Steindachner, 1861
Xyrichthys binghami Mowbray, 1925
Xyrichthys cultratus Valenciennes, 1840
Xyrichthys jessiae Jordan, 1888
Xyrichthys novacula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Xyrichthys psittacus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Xyrichthys rosipes Jordan & Gilbert, 1884
Xyrichthys uniocellatus Agassiz, 1931
Xyrichthys vermiculatus Poey, 1860
Xyrichthys vitta Valenciennes, 1840

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labroidei (Suborder) > Labridae (Family) > Xyrichtys (Genus) > Xyrichtys novacula (Species)

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