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Scuticaria tigrina


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lexID:
5469 
AphiaID:
217530 
Scientific:
Scuticaria tigrina 
German:
Tigermuräne, Leopardenmuräne 
English:
Tiger Reef-eel 
Category:
Muræner 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Anguilliformes (Order) > Muraenidae (Family) > Scuticaria (Genus) > tigrina (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Lesson, ), 1828 
Occurrence:
India, Réunion , Gulf of Oman / Oman, Tansania, Costa Rica, Comores, Mozambique, Panama, Somalia, Vietnam, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Amerikansk Samoa, Andamanhavet, Centrale stillehav, Egypten, Filippinerne, Fransk Polynesien, Guam, Hawaii, Indiske ocean, Indonesien, Johnston Atollen, Madagascar, Mexiko (Øst Pacific), Mikronesien , Palau, Seychellerne, Syd Afrika, Taiwan, Tonga, Øst Afrika, Østlige Stillehav 
Sea depth:
8 - 25 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 120cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 28°C 
Food:
Zoobenthos 
Tank:
~ 1000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Not for beginners 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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  • Scuticaria bahiensis
  • Scuticaria hadwenii
  • Scuticaria irwiniana
  • Scuticaria itirapinensis
  • Scuticaria kautskyi
  • Scuticaria novaesii
  • Scuticaria okinawae
  • Scuticaria peruviana
  • Scuticaria salesiana
  • Scuticaria steelei
 
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Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-05-15 21:44:18 

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(Lesson, 1828)

Inhabits lagoon and seaward reefs.
Found on sand and between rocks.
Extremely secretive.
Usually only seen at night

Synonyms:
Gymnomuraena tigrina (Lesson, 1828)
Ichthyophis tigrinus Lesson, 1828
Scuticaria tigrinus (Lesson, 1828)
Uropteryginus tigrinus (Lesson, 1828)
Uropterygius tigrinus (Lesson, 1828)

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Anguilliformes (Order) > Muraenidae (Family) > Uropterygiinae (Subfamily) > Scuticaria (Genus) > Scuticaria tigrina (Species)

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