Saddle-back wrasse, Saddle wrasse
Thalassoma duperreyis commonly referred to as Saddle-back wrasse, Saddle wrasse. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 3000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 1967 AphiaID: 273579 Scientific: Thalassoma duperrey German: Duperreys Junker English: Saddle-back Wrasse, Saddle Wrasse Category: Wrasses Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Thalassoma (Genus) > duperrey (Species) Initial determination: (Quoy & Gaimard, ), 1824 Occurrence: Central Pazific, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Endemic species, Hawaii, Johnston Atoll, United States Minor Outlying Islands Sea depth: 1 - 21 Meter Size: up to 11.02" (28 cm) Temperature: 75.2 °F - 82.4 °F (24°C - 28°C) Food: Brine Shrimps, Flakes, Frozen Food (large sort), Mysis, Shrimps, Zooplankton Tank: 659.94 gal (~ 3000L) 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: More related species in this lexicon:
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Occurs in clear lagoon and seaward reefs. Feeds mainly on benthic animals. Juveniles and adults sometimes act as cleaners
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