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Pseudocoris petila

Pseudocoris petilais commonly referred to as Wrase. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 600 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Dr. Gerry R. Allen, Australien

Copyright Dr. Gerry R. Allen, Foto: South Cinque Island, Andaman Islands. initiale Phase


Courtesy of the author Dr. Gerry R. Allen, Australien

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lexID:
8580 
AphiaID:
834964 
Scientific:
Pseudocoris petila 
German:
Lippfisch 
English:
Wrase 
Category:
Gylter 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Pseudocoris (Genus) > petila (Species) 
Initial determination:
Allen & Erdmann, 2012 
Sea depth:
10 - 25 Meter 
Size:
7 cm - 14 cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 26°C 
Tank:
~ 600 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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More related species
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2015-07-22 11:25:34 

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Pseudocoris petila Allen & Erdmann, 2012

Very special thanks for the first photo of Pseudocoris petila to the ichthyologist Allen, G.R.

Pseudocoris is a genus of wrasses native to the eastern Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean.

Found in outer reef crests in small aggregations. Females occur in small groups, and usually a male is nearby. Feeds on zooplankton
Inhabits sand, rubble and weed bottom, with scattered rocky boulders in 10-16 m depth

Referenz: Allen, G.R. and M.V. Erdmann, 2012. Reef fishes of the East Indies. Perth, Australia: Universitiy of Hawai'i Press, Volumes I-III. Tropical Reef Research.

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

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. Ocean Science Foundation (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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Initial phase

Copyright Dr. Gerry R. Allen, Foto: South Cinque Island, Andaman Islands. initiale Phase
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Pseudocoris petila, initial phase, estimated 65 mm SL, South Cinque Island, Andaman Islands (G.R. Allen)
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Terminal phase

. Pseudocoris petila, terminal male, estimated 80 mm SL, Pulau Weh, NW Sumatra (G.R. Allen)
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