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Scarus fuscopurpureus


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lexID:
4803 
AphiaID:
219132 
Scientific:
Scarus fuscopurpureus 
German:
Purpur Brauner Papageienfisch 
English:
Purple-brown Parrotfish 
Category:
Papegøjefisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarus (Genus) > fuscopurpureus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Klunzinger, ), 1871 
Occurrence:
Somalia, Egypten, Madagascar, Rødehavet, Vestlige Indiske ocean, Øst Afrika 
Size:
bis zu 38cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 28°C 
Food:
Aquatic plant, Sea weed, Alger, Noritang 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2012-11-03 12:55:39 

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(Klunzinger, 1871)

Distribution
Western Indian Ocean: Red Sea and Somalia.

Biology:
Occurs in shallow water, often over sand or weed bottoms with coral heads. Found in pairs or small groups.

Synonymised taxa:
Pseudoscarus forskalii fuscopurpureus Klunzinger, 1871

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