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Scarus oviceps


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lexID:
7511 
AphiaID:
219111 
Scientific:
Scarus oviceps 
German:
Papageifisch 
English:
Dark Capped Parrotfish 
Category:
Pesci pappagallo 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarus (Genus) > oviceps (Species) 
Initial determination:
Valenciennes, 1840 
Occurrence:
Niue, Wake Atoll, Kiribati, Vietnam, Northern Mariana Islands, French Guiana, Australia, Barriera corallina, Christmas Islands, Cina, Filippine, Giappone, Guam, Indonesia, Indopacifico, Isola di Cook, Isole Marshall, Isole Salomon, Isole Tuamoto, Malesia, Mauritius, Micronesia, Nuova Caledonia, Palau, Papua Nuova Guinea, Samoa, Samoa americane, Taiwan, Thaiti, Tonga 
Sea depth:
1 - 20 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 35cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 26°C 
Food:
Alghe, Mangimi congelati (taglia grossa), Polipi di corallo 
Tank:
~ 2500 Liter 
Difficulty:
Animale non indicato per i neofiti 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2014-09-08 13:18:53 

Husbandry

Scarus oviceps Valenciennes, 1840
Dark capped parrotfish

Inhabits lagoon and seaward reefs to at least 10 m. Also found in lagoons and coastal and outer reefs to 20 m deep. Occurs singly. May also form groups.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarinae (Subfamily) > Scarus (Genus)

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  1. Fishbase (multi)
  2. WoRMS

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