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Cetoscarus bicolor Bicolour Parrotfish, Bumphead Parrotfish, Red-speckled Parrotfish, Two-colored Parrotfish


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lexID:
142 
AphiaID:
219078 
Scientific:
Cetoscarus bicolor 
German:
Masken-Papageifisch 
English:
Bicolour Parrotfish, Bumphead Parrotfish, Red-speckled Parrotfish, Two-colored Parrotfish 
Category:
Parrotfishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Cetoscarus (Genus) > bicolor (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Rüppell, ), 1829 
Occurrence:
Sudan, (the) Maldives, American Samoa, Australia, China, Cook Islands, Egypt, French Polynesia, Great Barrier Reef, Guam, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Komodo (Komodo Island), Madagascar, Malaysia, Marschall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Mozambique, New Caledonia, Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Raja Amat, Red Sea, Réunion , Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sumatra, Tahiti, Taiwan, Tansania, the Andaman Sea, The Bangai Archipelago, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Seychelles, Tonga, Tuamoto Islands 
Sea depth:
1 - 30 Meter 
Size:
27.56" - 33.46" (70cm - 85cm) 
Temperature:
73.4 °F - 82.4 °F (23°C - 28°C) 
Food:
Algae, Clam meat, Frozen Food (large sort) 
Tank:
2199.78 gal (~ 10000L) 
Difficulty:
Average 
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:
2017-08-21 21:40:37 

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(Rüppell, 1829)

Synonym:
Bolbometopon bicolor (Rüppell, 1829)
Callyodon pulchellus (Rüppell, 1835)
Cetoscarus bicolour (Rüppell, 1829)
Cetoscarus pulchellus (Rüppell, 1835)
Chlorurus bicolor (Rüppell, 1829)
Chlorurus pulchellus (Rüppell, 1835)
Pseudoscarus nigripinnis Günther, 1867
Scarus bicolor Rüppell, 1829
Scarus pulchellus Rüppell, 1835

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labroidei (Suborder) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarinae (Subfamily) > Cetoscarus (Genus) > Cetoscarus bicolor (Species)

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