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Calotomus spinidens Raggedtooth Parrotfish, Spinytooth Parrotfish


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lexID:
11868 
AphiaID:
219075 
Scientific:
Calotomus spinidens 
German:
Papageifisch 
English:
Raggedtooth Parrotfish, Spinytooth Parrotfish 
Category:
Parrotfishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Calotomus (Genus) > spinidens (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Quoy & Gaimard, ), 1824 
Occurrence:
Hong Kong, Sint Eustatius and Saba, (the) Maldives, Admiralty Islands, American Samoa, Australia, Bali, China, Egypt, Fiji, Guam, India, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Japan, Kenya, Komodo (Komodo Island), Lembeh Strait, Lesser Sunda Islands, Madagascar, Malaysia, Marschall Islands, Mauritius, Mayotte, Micronesia, Mozambique, New Caledonia, Northern Mariana Islands, Northern Territory (Australia), Papua, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Raja Amat, Réunion , Samoa, Solomon Islands, South-Africa, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sulu Sea , Sumatra, Taiwan, Tansania, the Andaman Sea, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, the Seychelles, Timor, Tonga, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Australia, Western Indian Ocean 
Sea depth:
0 - 72 Meter 
Size:
up to 11.81" (30 cm) 
Temperature:
- 84.2 °F (24,5°C - 29°C) 
Food:
Algae, algae grazer, epiphytes feeder, Herbivorous 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-12-30 17:00:23 

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Synonyms:
Callyodon hypselosoma Bleeker, 1855
Callyodon moluccensis Bleeker, 1861
Callyodon spinidens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Callyodon waigiensis Valenciennes, 1840
Calotomus spinidence (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Cryptotomus spinidens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Leptoscarus moluccensis (Bleeker, 1861)
Scarus spinidens Quoy & Gaimard, 1824

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