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Chaetodipterus faber

Chaetodipterus faberis commonly referred to as Atlantic spadefish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!. A aquarium size of at least 5000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
427 
AphiaID:
159703 
Scientific:
Chaetodipterus faber 
German:
Atlantischer Spatenfisch 
English:
Atlantic Spadefish 
Category:
Flagermusfisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Ephippidae (Family) > Chaetodipterus (Genus) > faber (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Broussonet, ), 1782 
Sea depth:
3 - 35 Meter 
Size:
85 cm - 90 cm 
Temperature:
24°C - 26°C 
Tank:
~ 5000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
Possible to breed 
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:
2017-04-23 11:25:54 

Captive breeding / propagation

The offspring of Chaetodipterus faber are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Chaetodipterus faber, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Chaetodipterus faber, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.

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(Broussonet, 1782)

This species has no aquaristic importance. It is almost never importet and gets up to 90cm large. Seems to be sensitively and tends to get iychtio.

Synonym:
Chaetodon faber Broussonet, 1782

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuroidei (Suborder) > Ephippidae (Family) > Chaetodipterus (Genus) > Chaetodipterus faber (Species)

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. Hippocampus Bildarchiv (de). Abgerufen am 30.03.2021.

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