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Iniistius melanopus


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lexID:
7717 
AphiaID:
712763 
Scientific:
Iniistius melanopus 
German:
Lippfisch 
English:
Yellowpatch Razorfish 
Category:
Gylter 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Iniistius (Genus) > melanopus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bleeker, ), 1857 
Occurrence:
Papua, Jordan, Moluccas, Mayotte, Comores, Northern Mariana Islands, Filippinerne, Guam, Indo Stillehavet, Indonesien, Japan, Kina, Malaysia, Mikronesien , Papua NeuGuinea , Sulawesi, Taiwan, Vestlige Stillehav 
Sea depth:
1 - 64 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 26cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 26°C 
Food:
Frozen food (small sorts), omnivore, granuleret foder, Groft frostfoder, Krabber, Levende foder, Mad Tabletter, Muslinge kød, Skaldyr, Taskekrabber 
Tank:
~ 2500 Liter 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-12-14 10:25:15 

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Iniistius melanopus (Bleeker, 1857)
Yellowpatch razorfish

Occurs on upper part of sand and mud banks, usually on reef flat areas, just before sloping down in depths from 7 m down to about 15 m.

Dives into sand to sleep safely at night or to hide when alarmed

Synonymised names:
Hemipteronotus melanopus (Bleeker, 1857)
Novacula melanopus Bleeker, 1857
Xyrichtys melanopus (Bleeker, 1857)

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Systematik: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Cheilininae (Subfamily) > Iniistius (Genus)

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