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Naso tonganus


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lexID:
1955 
AphiaID:
278010 
Scientific:
Naso tonganus 
German:
Beulen-Nasendoktor 
English:
Bulbnose Unicornfish 
Category:
Doktersvissen 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Naso (Genus) > tonganus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Valenciennes, ), 1835 
Occurrence:
Kenya, Vanuatu, Madagascar, Tansania, Mayotte, Somalia, Niue, Australia, Great Barrier Reef, Indo Pacific, Christmas Islands, Comores, Tokelau, Marschall Islands, South-Africa, Nauru, Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea, Cook Islands, Kiribati, Tuvalu, Malaysia, Taiwan, Micronesia, the Seychelles, Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, Wallis and Futuna, Réunion , Timor, Mauritius, Sri Lanka, New Caledonia, Philippines, Fiji, Indonesia, Western Pacific Ocean, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Tonga, (the) Maldives, Sumatra, Myanmar, Samoa, Palau, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), India, Amerikaans-Samoa, Indische Oceaan, Japan, Strigocuscus eilanden 
Size:
bis zu 60cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 26°C 
Food:
Algen, Diepvriesvoer (grof), Mysis, Plankton, Vlokvoer, Zooplankton 
Tank:
~ 10000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Alleen voor gevorderden 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2006-06-11 21:40:25 

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(Valenciennes, 1835)

Inhabits coral reefs.
Feeds on leafy or fleshy algae and zooplankton.

Synonym:
Naseus tonganus Valenciennes, 1835

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuroidei (Suborder) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Naso (Genus) > Naso tonganus (Species)

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