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Cephalopholis oligosticta


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lexID:
7326 
AphiaID:
218176 
Scientific:
Cephalopholis oligosticta 
German:
Zackenbarsch 
English:
Vermilion Hind 
Category:
Tandbaarzen 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Serranidae (Family) > Cephalopholis (Genus) > oligosticta (Species) 
Initial determination:
Randall & Ben-Tuvia, 1983 
Occurrence:
Solomon Islands, Timor, Northern Mariana Islands, Marquesas Islands, Jordan, Tansania, Okinawa, Great Barrier Reef, Philippines, Djibouti, Sri Lanka, Australia, Tahiti, Christmas Islands, Israel, Mauritius, Lord Howe Island, Comores, Papua, Fiji, Samoa, Caroline Island, Sulawesi, Tonga, Indonesia, Mozambique, (the) Maldives, Kenya, Pakistan, Gulf of Aqaba / Gulf of Eliat, Raja Amat, Cook Islands, South-Africa, Taiwan, India, Yemen, Marschall Islands, Saudi Arabia, Réunion , Guam, Papua New Guinea, Eritrea, the Seychelles, Sumatra, Tuvalu, Indo Pacific, Micronesia, Malaysia, Kiribati, Palau, French Polynesia, Red Sea, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Sudan, Amerikaans-Samoa, Andamanensee, Arafurazee, Egypte, Indische Oceaan, Japan, Strigocuscus eilanden 
Size:
bis zu 30cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 28°C 
Food:
Garnalen, Kreeftachtigen, Krill, Langoesten, Mysis, Roofzuchtig, Vissen (kleine vissen) 
Difficulty:
suitable for large display tanks (public aquarium or zoo) only 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
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Last edit:
2014-07-06 17:33:42 

Husbandry

Randall & Ben-Tuvia, 1983

Cephalopholis oligosticta could be a colourful eyespot in each tank, its body has a orange-red colour and is covered with plenty blue dots and its pectoral fins have some blue stripes.

This hind needs a diet that consists mainly of small fishes and some small crustaceans.

Best left in the wild.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Serranidae (Family) > Epinephelinae (Subfamily) > Cephalopholis (Genus)

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