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lexID: 4118 AphiaID: 218549 Scientific: Plectorhinchus flavomaculatus German: Orangetupfen-Süsslippen English: Goldspotted Sweetlips , Lemonfish, Gold-spot Blubber-lips, Goldspot Sweetlip Bream, Gold-spotted Sweetlips, Lemon Sweetlips, Morwong, Netted Morwong, Netted Sweetlips, Rubberlip, Yellow-spotted Sweetlip Category: Sweetlips/Grunts Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Haemulidae (Family) > Plectorhinchus (Genus) > flavomaculatus (Species) Initial determination: (Cuvier, ), 1830 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, Australia, East Africa, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Iran, Japan, Kenya, Lord Howe Island, Madagascar, Martinique, Mayotte, Mozambique, New Caledonia, Ogasawara Islands, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Red Sea, Somalia, South-Africa, Sumatra, Taiwan, Tansania, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, the Seychelles, Timor, Vietnam, Western Indian Ocean, Yemen Sea depth: 1 - 100 Meter Size: up to 23.62" (60 cm) Temperature: 59 °F - 78.8 °F (15°C - 26°C) Food: Crabs, Crustaceans, Fish (little fishes), Krill, Mysis, Nekton, Schrimps, Shrimps, Zoobenthos, Zooplankton Tank: 1099.89 gal (~ 5000L) Difficulty: Only for advanced aquarists Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2012-02-08 16:50:27
Last edit: 2018-02-19 16:07:30
"Inhabits coastal waters near reefs and weedy areas.
Adults usually on silty reefs at moderate depths, or in current channels occasionally inshore; juveniles enter estuaries and harbors.
Feeds on small fishes and crustaceans.
Good food fish, marketed fresh."
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