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Coris cuvieri


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lexID:
3926 
AphiaID:
218961 
Scientific:
Coris cuvieri 
German:
Afrika-Junker 
English:
African Coris, African Wrasse, False Clownwrasse 
Category:
Gylter 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Coris (Genus) > cuvieri (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bennett, ), 1831 
Occurrence:
Myanmar, Eritrea, Israel, Comores, Mayotte, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Gulf of Oman / Oman, Réunion , Mozambique, Yemen, Sudan, Saudi Arabia, Djibouti, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Tansania, Somalia, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), India, Jordan, Andamanhavet, Egypten, Indiske ocean, Indonesien, Java, Kenya, Madagascar, Maldiverne, Mauritius , Rødehavet, Seychellerne, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Syd Afrika, Thailand, Vestlige Indiske ocean, Øst Afrika 
Sea depth:
2 - 50 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 38cm 
Temperature:
24°C - 26°C 
Food:
Zoobenthos, Flagefoder, Foderrejer, Groft frostfoder, invertebrater, Krabber, Rejer, Skaldyr, Snegle, Søpindsvin, Søstjerner, zooplankton 
Tank:
~ 10000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Not for beginners 
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:
2017-05-24 23:41:12 

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Coris cuvieri (Bennett, 1831)

Inhabits exposed outer reef flats and lagoon and seaward reefs, in areas of mixed sand, coral and rubble. Juveniles occur in small tide pools, exposed reef flats with algae-rubble. Generally solitary. Feeds mainly on hard-shelled prey, including crustaceans, mollusks and sea urchins

Synonyme:
Coris africana Smith, 1957
Coris gaimard africana Smith, 1957
Julis cuvieri Bennett, 1831
Julis stellatus Valenciennes, 1839

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

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