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Haemulon aurolineatum Tomtate grunt


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lexID:
4673 
AphiaID:
158807 
Scientific:
Haemulon aurolineatum 
German:
Goldstreifen-Grunzer 
English:
Tomtate Grunt 
Category:
Snappers 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Haemulidae (Family) > Haemulon (Genus) > aurolineatum (Species) 
Initial determination:
Cuvier, 1830 
Occurrence:
Guadeloupe, Barbados, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Bermuda, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Florida, French Guiana, Grenada, Guatemala, Gulf of Mexico, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, The Bahamas, the Caribbean, the Cayman Islands, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, USA, Venezuela, Virgin Islands, U.S., West-Atlantic Ocean 
Sea depth:
1 - 40 Meter 
Size:
7.09" - 9.84" (18cm - 25cm) 
Temperature:
68 °F - 82.4 °F (20°C - 28°C) 
Food:
Algae, Clams, Crabs, Crustaceans, Edible crab, Invertebrates, Krill, Living Food, Mysis, Predatory, Rock shrimps, Schrimps, Snails 
Tank:
1099.89 gal (~ 5000L) 
Difficulty:
Only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
Possible to breed 
Toxicity:
Has a poison harmful to health 
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:
2017-04-24 11:59:35 

Captive breeding / propagation

The offspring of Haemulon aurolineatum are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Haemulon aurolineatum, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Haemulon aurolineatum, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.

Toxicity

This is a general hint!
Haemulon aurolineatum 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 Haemulon aurolineatum in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Haemulon aurolineatum. 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

Cuvier, 1830

Distribution:
Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA and Bermuda through the Gulf of Mexico to Brazil. Most abundant member of the genus Haemulon along the eastern coast of Florida.

Biology:
Inhabits seagrass beds, sand flats, and patch reefs.
Forms schools.
Feeds on small crustaceans, mollusks, other benthic invertebrates, plankton, and algae.

Reports of ciguatera poisoning!

Synonymised taxa:
Bathystoma aurolineatum (Cuvier, 1830)
Bathystoma aurolineatum angustum Ginsburg, 1948
Bathystoma rimator (Jordan & Swain, 1884)
Haemulon rimator Jordan & Swain, 1884

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Haemulidae (Family) > Haemulinae (Subfamily) > Haemulon (Genus) > Haemulon aurolineatum (Species)

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