Oxycheilinus celebicusis commonly referred to as Celebes Maori Wrasse, Celebes Maoriwrasse, Celebes Maori-wrasse, Celebes Wrasse, Eared Maori Wrasse, Slender Maori. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Average. A aquarium size of at least 1500 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 4560 AphiaID: 277995 Scientific: Oxycheilinus celebicus German: Celebes-Lippfisch English: Celebes Maori Wrasse, Celebes Maoriwrasse, Celebes Maori-wrasse, Celebes Wrasse, Eared Maori Wrasse, Slender Maori Category: Gylter Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Oxycheilinus (Genus) > celebicus (Species) Initial determination: (Bleeker, ), 1853 Sea depth: 3 - 40 Meter Size: 22 cm - 25 cm Temperature: 27,8°C - 31,4°C Tank: ~ 1500 Liter Difficulty: Average Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Western Pacific: Moluccas to the Solomon Islands, north to southern Japan, south to Rowley Shoals. Recently recorded from Tonga:
Inhabits coral-rich areas of protected reefs with a rich mix of soft and brittle hard corals and other invertebrates.
Oviparous, distinct pairing during breeding.
Cheilinus celebicus Bleeker, 1853
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