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Iniistius cyanifrons

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Foto: Tuticorin, Indien

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lexID:
12053 
Scientific:
Iniistius cyanifrons 
German:
Messerlippfisch 
English:
Razorfish, Razor Wrasse 
Category:
Labridi 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Iniistius (Genus) > cyanifrons (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Valenciennes), 1840 
Occurrence:
India, Golfo del Bengala, Oceano Indiano 
Sea depth:
Meter 
Size:
15 cm - 18 cm 
Food:
invertebrati, zooplancton 
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:
Data deficient (DD) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-03-27 12:00:39 

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Iniistius cyanifrons is only known from southern India, near Pondicherry and Chennai (Madras), Gulf of Bengal.
Scientists presumed that Iniistius cyanifrons occurs in sandy bottom habitat.

Synonyms:
Xyrichthys cyanifrons Valenciennes, 1840
Xyrichtys cyanifrons Valenciennes, 1840

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