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Halichoeres discolor

Halichoeres discoloris commonly referred to as Cocos wrasse. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Dr. Ross Robertson, Australien

Copyright Dr. Ross Robertson, Foto von der Kokosinsel, Tier in der terminalen Phase


Courtesy of the author Dr. Ross Robertson, Australien Please visit stri.si.edu for more information.

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lexID:
8223 
AphiaID:
275762 
Scientific:
Halichoeres discolor 
German:
Lippfisch 
English:
Cocos Wrasse 
Category:
Gylter 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Halichoeres (Genus) > discolor (Species) 
Initial determination:
Bussing, 1983 
Sea depth:
1 - 30 Meter 
Size:
10 cm - 15 cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Vulnerable (VU) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
 
More related species
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2015-04-04 16:29:59 

Info

Bussing, 1983

Very special thanks for the first two photos of Halichoeres discolor to Dr. Ross Robertson, Australia.

He has taken the photos at Cocos-Island (Costa Rica), where the wrasse occurs in areas with live coral in a depth of 4 to 30 meters.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Halichoeres (Genus) > Halichoeres discolor (Species)

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

Pictures

Juvenile

Copyright Dr. Ross Robertson, Foto von den Kokosinseln, juveniles Tier
1

Commonly

Copyright Dr. Ross Robertson, Foto von der Kokosinsel, Tier in der terminalen Phase
1

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