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Prognathodes guezei

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lexID:
10860 
AphiaID:
218771 
Scientific:
Prognathodes guezei 
German:
Reunion-Pinzettfisch 
English:
Gueze's Butterflyfish 
Category:
Pesci farfalla 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Chaetodontidae (Family) > Prognathodes (Genus) > guezei (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Maugé & Bauchot, ), 1976 
Occurrence:
Comores, Réunion , Mauritius, Oceano Indiano occidentale 
Sea depth:
Meter 
Size:
bis zu 11cm 
Temperature:
°C - 23°C 
Food:
invertebrati, Specialista alimentare 
Tank:
~ 800 Liter 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Data deficient (DD) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
 
More related species
in this lexicon
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-06-28 11:18:01 

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Prognathodes guezei (Maugé & Bauchot, 1976)

Prognathodes is a genus of fish in the family Chaetodontidae found at rocky reefs in tropical oceans around the world and are mainly found deeper than Chaetodond. In the past they were commonly included in the genus Chaetodon. They are reach 10–16 centimetres in length.

Inhabit deep reefs ca. 80 Meters. Form pairs during breeding

Synonymised names: Chaetodon guezei Maugé & Bauchot, 1976

Main reference: Allen, G.R., R. Steene and M. Allen, 1998. A guide to angelfishes and butterflyfishes. Odyssey Publishing/Tropical Reef Research. 250 p. (Ref. 47838)

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

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