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Profile lexID: 4117 AphiaID: 273981 Scientific: Sphyraena idiastes German: Pelikan-Barrakuda English: Pelican Barracuda Category: Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Sphyraenidae (Family) > Sphyraena (Genus) > idiastes (Species) Initial determination: Heller & Snodgrass, 1903 Occurrence: , Chile , Columbia , Ecuador , Peru Galapagos, Mexiko (Øst Pacific), Sydlige Stillehav, Østlige Stillehav Sea depth: 3 - 24 Meter Size: bis zu 91cm Temperature: °C - 29°C Food: Predatory, Koralfisk, Små fisk 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: 2012-02-08 16:25:33
Last edit: 2020-01-15 20:24:30
Heller & Snodgrass, 1903
"Found in temperate waters.
Seen in groups of 3-20 from the surface to about 24 m .
Feeds mainly on fish .
Large individuals may slash prey into pieces before swallowing them.
The front of each jaw is toothless and there is a series of large triangular teeth along each side of both jaws."
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Sphyraenidae (Family) > Sphyraena (Genus) > Sphyraena idiastes (Species)
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