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Halichoeres zeylonicus Ceylon wrasse, Goldstripe wrasse, Sri Lankan wrasse


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lexID:
7674 
AphiaID:
218979 
Scientific:
Halichoeres zeylonicus 
German:
Goldstreifen-Lippfisch 
English:
Ceylon Wrasse, Goldstripe Wrasse, Sri Lankan Wrasse 
Category:
Wrasses 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Halichoeres (Genus) > zeylonicus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bennett, ), 1833 
Occurrence:
Djibouti, Sudan, Eritrea, the Persian Gulf , (the) Maldives, Australia, Comores, East Africa, Egypt, Great Barrier Reef, Gulf of Oman / Oman, India, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mozambique, Philippines, Red Sea, Réunion , Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Tansania, Thailand, the Seychelles, Western Indian Ocean, Western Pacific Ocean, Yemen 
Sea depth:
10 - 65 Meter 
Size:
up to 7.87" (20 cm) 
Temperature:
68 °F - 77 °F (20°C - 25°C) 
Food:
Amphipods, Brine Shrimps, Copepods, Daphnia salina, Frozen Food (large sort), Frozen food (small sorts), Krill, Mysis, Zooplankton 
Tank:
329.97 gal (~ 1500L) 
Difficulty:
Not for beginners 
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:
2018-12-09 05:17:14 

Husbandry

Halichoeres zeylonicus (Bennett, 1833)
Goldstripe wrasse

Inhabits open sand and rubble areas of seaward reefs, to depths greater than 34 m. Usually in small groups of females with single male

Synonymised names:
Halichoeres bimaculatus Rüppell, 1835
Halichoeres zeylanicus (Bennett, 1833)
Julis zeylonicus Bennett, 1833

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Corinae (Subfamily) > Halichoeres (Genus)

External links

  1. Fishbase (multi)
  2. WoRMS

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