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Sphyraena picudilla Southern sennet

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lexID:
4475 
AphiaID:
273984 
Scientific:
Sphyraena picudilla 
German:
Gelbstreifen-Barrakuda , Südlicher Barrakuda 
English:
Southern Sennet 
Category:
Barracudas 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Sphyraenidae (Family) > Sphyraena (Genus) > picudilla (Species) 
Initial determination:
Poey, 1860 
Occurrence:
Barbados, Suriname, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Bermuda, Brazil, Columbia, Cuba, Curacao, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Florida, French Guiana, Grenada, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, South-Africa, The Bahamas, the Caribbean, the Netherlands Antilles, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, USA, Venezuela, Virgin Islands, U.S., West-Atlantic Ocean 
Sea depth:
1 - 65 Meter 
Size:
14.17" - 24.02" (36cm - 61cm) 
Temperature:
- 78.8 °F (°C - 26°C) 
Food:
Fish (little fishes), Predatory 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Has a poison harmful to health 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-01-15 20:36:40 

Toxicity

This is a general hint!
Sphyraena picudilla has a harmful toxin.
As a rule, animals with a harmful poison do not pose any danger in normal Aquarieaner everyday life. Read the following husbandry information and comments from aquarists who already keep Sphyraena picudilla in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Sphyraena picudilla. Every human reacts differently to poisons.
If you suspect that you have come into contact with the poison, please contact your doctor or the poison emergency call.
The phone number of the poison emergency call can be found here:
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Overview Worldwide: eapcct.org

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Husbandry

Poey, 1860

Inhabits coastal waters. Found in rocky or coral reefs.
Juveniles are encountered in seagrass beds.
Often occurs in large schools, sometimes near the surface.
Marketed fresh and frozen.

Reports of ciguatera poisoning

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Sphyraenidae (Family) > Sphyraena (Genus) > Sphyraena picudilla (Species)

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  1. Fishbase (multi)

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