Pterocaesio marriis commonly referred to as Bananafish, Big-tail Fusilier, Black-tipped Fusilier, Marr's Fusilier, Twinstripe Fusilier, Bigtail Fusilier. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Not suitable for home aquaria!. A aquarium size of at least 3000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 4054 AphiaID: 213661 Scientific: Pterocaesio marri German: Marrs Füsilier English: Bananafish, Big-tail Fusilier, Black-tipped Fusilier, Marr's Fusilier, Twinstripe Fusilier, Bigtail Fusilier Category: Musketerfisk Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Caesionidae (Family) > Pterocaesio (Genus) > marri (Species) Initial determination: Schultz, 1953 Sea depth: 1 - 30 Meter Size: bis zu 35cm Temperature: 23°C - 27°C Tank: ~ 3000 Liter Difficulty: Not suitable for home aquaria! 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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Created: 2012-02-01 13:08:28
Last edit: 2020-04-28 18:29:20
Ranges widely around coral reefs and appears to prefer clear waters of oceanic islands or reefs far from large land masses. Feeds on zooplankton in midwater aggregations.
Classification / Names
Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Caesionidae (Fusiliers) > Caesioninae
Husbandry know-how of owners