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Trachinotus africanus

Trachinotus africanusis commonly referred to as Southern pompano. Difficulty in the aquarium: Non adatto agli acquari!. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
8464 
AphiaID:
218439 
Scientific:
Trachinotus africanus 
German:
Stachelmakrele 
English:
Southern Pompano 
Category:
Carangidi 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Carangidae (Family) > Trachinotus (Genus) > africanus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Smith, 1967 
Size:
bis zu 92cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 28°C 
Difficulty:
Non adatto agli acquari! 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2015-06-03 20:25:31 

Info

Smith, 1967

Adult species of Southern pompano inhabit coastal areas with reefs or rocky outcrops in a depthrange of 20 to 50 meters.

These large fishs are found normally in pairs on reefs, but may also be solitary or form schools.

This species also occour in brackish water.

Diet: mollusks (mussels) and crabs!

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Carangidae (Family) > Trachinotus (Genus) > Trachinotus africanus (Species)

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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