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Pterois russelii

Pterois russeliiis commonly referred to as Plaintail turkeyfish , Spotless butterfly-cod. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 2000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic.


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lexID:
5256 
AphiaID:
218082 
Scientific:
Pterois russelii 
German:
Russels Feuerfisch 
English:
Plaintail Turkeyfish , Spotless Butterfly-cod 
Category:
Stenfisk 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Scorpaeniformes (Order) > Scorpaenidae (Family) > Pterois (Genus) > russelii (Species) 
Initial determination:
Bennett, 1831 
Sea depth:
15 - 60 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 30cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Tank:
~ 2000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-05-17 11:31:51 

Toxicity


Pterois russelii is (very) poisonous and the poison can kill you under circumstances!!!
If you want to keep Pterois russelii, inform yourself about the poison and its effects before buying. Keep a note with the telephone number of the poison emergency call and all necessary information about the animal next to your aquarium so that you can be helped quickly in an emergency.
The telephone numbers of the poison emergency call can be found here:
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Overview Worldwide: eapcct.org

This message appears for poisonous, very poisonous and also animals whose poison can kill you immediately. Every human reacts differently to poisons. Please therefore weigh the risk for yourself AND your environment very carefully, and never act lightly!

Info

Bennett, 1831

Special thanks for the photo to Heinz Mahler, reefdreams.de.
He has taken the photo in Bali.

Habitat:
Found on muddy substrates, from well-protected shallow estuaries to quiet, deep offshore reefs.

This species is distinguished by having no spots on the median fins and generally, its shorter dorsal spines.

Threat to humans: Venomous, poisonous
Source: fishbase

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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