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Bothus mancus


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lexID:
4465 
AphiaID:
219796 
Scientific:
Bothus mancus 
German:
Fasanbutt 
English:
Flowery Flounder, Peacock Flounder 
Category:
Fladfisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Pleuronectiformes (Order) > Bothidae (Family) > Bothus (Genus) > mancus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Broussonet, ), 1782 
Occurrence:
Chile, Ogasawara Islands, Ecuador, Réunion , India, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Lord Howe Island, Norfolk Island, Costa Rica, Panama, Mozambique, Clipperton Island, Hong Kong, United States Minor Outlying Islands, Midway Islands, Amerikansk Samoa, Andamanhavet, Australien, Californiske golf, Cocos Island, Cook øerne, Fiji, Filippinerne, Fransk Polynesien, Galapagos, Guam, Hawaii, Indonesien, Japan, Juleøerne, Kenya, Kina, Koralhavet, Madagascar, Maldiverne, Marshall øerne, Mauritius , Mexiko (Øst Pacific), Mikronesien , Ny Kaledonien, Palau, Papua NeuGuinea , Påskeøen, Pitcairns øgruppen, Queensland, Revillagigedo, Rødehavet, Samoa, Seychellerne, Syd Afrika, Tahiti, Taiwan, Tonga, USA, Vestlige Indiske ocean, Øst Afrika 
Sea depth:
3 - 150 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 45cm 
Weight:
1,8 kg 
Temperature:
15°C - 27°C 
Food:
Skaldyr, Små fisk, Würmer  
Tank:
~ 5000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-05-12 13:11:29 

Husbandry

(Broussonet, 1782)

Distribution:
Indo-Pacific: in tropical waters, from South Africa to Hawaii and Easter Island, north to southern Japan and south to Lord Howe Island. Eastern Pacific: Revillagigedo, Clipperton and Cocos islands.

Inhabit sandy bottoms of coastal coral reefs.
Feed on fishes, crabs and shrimps.

Requires large fish-only systems designed for its needs/best left in the wild.


Synonyms:
Crossorhombus macroptera (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Platophrys mancus (Broussonet, 1782)
Pleuronectes barffi Curtis, 1944
Pleuronectes mancus Broussonet, 1782
Rhombus macropterus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Pleuronectiformes (Order) > Bothidae (Family) > Bothus (Genus) > Bothus mancus (Species)

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