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Synodus saurus Atlantic Lizardfish


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lexID:
3819 
AphiaID:
126372 
Scientific:
Synodus saurus 
German:
Atlantischer Eidechsenfisch 
English:
Atlantic Lizardfish 
Category:
Lizardfishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Aulopiformes (Order) > Synodontidae (Family) > Synodus (Genus) > saurus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Barbados, Straße von Gibralta, Guadeloupe, Tunesien, Algeria, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Ascencion, St. Helena & Tristan da Cunha, Azores, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Dominica, East-Atlantic Ocean, Egypt, Grenada, Israel, Madeira, Martinique, Montserrat, Morocco, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Spain, The Bahamas, the Canary Islands, the Cape Verde Archipelago, The Gulf of Guinea, the Mediterranean Sea, Trinidad and Tobago, Virgin Islands, U.S., West-Atlantic Ocean 
Sea depth:
1 - 400 Meter 
Size:
7.87" - 15.75" (20cm - 40cm) 
Temperature:
62.6 °F - 77 °F (17°C - 25°C) 
Food:
Fish (little fishes) 
Tank:
2199.78 gal (~ 10000L) 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
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:
2020-03-31 22:57:19 

Husbandry

Primarily in insular waters on sand and sand-rock bottoms. Feeds mainly on other fishes

Classification / Names
Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) > Aulopiformes (Grinners) >
Synodontidae (Lizardfishes) >
Synodontinae

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