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Thysanophrys celebica Celebes Flathead, Manado Flathead, Quarterspined Flathead, Sulawesi Flathead

Thysanophrys celebicais commonly referred to as Celebes Flathead, Manado Flathead, Quarterspined Flathead, Sulawesi Flathead. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!. A aquarium size of at least 1500 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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Thysanophrys celebica (c) by Keith Wilson




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lexID:
9628 
AphiaID:
218157 
Scientific:
Thysanophrys celebica 
German:
Krokoilfisch 
English:
Celebes Flathead, Manado Flathead, Quarterspined Flathead, Sulawesi Flathead 
Category:
Crocodilfishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Scorpaeniformes (Order) > Platycephalidae (Family) > Thysanophrys (Genus) > celebica (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bleeker, ), 1855 
Occurrence:
Kuwait, Hong Kong, Djibouti, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Arabian Sea, Arafura Sea, Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Celebes Sea, China, Corea, Gulf of Oman / Oman, India, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Irak, Iran, Japan, Kenya, Malaysia, Mozambique, Myanmar, New Caledonia, Pakistan, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Paracel-Islands, Philippines, Quatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South-Africa, Spratly Islands, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Taiwan, Tansania, Thailand, Timor, Vietnam, Yemen 
Sea depth:
10 - 45 Meter 
Size:
3.94" - 7.87" (10cm - 20cm) 
Temperature:
73.4 °F - 78.8 °F (23°C - 26°C) 
Food:
Food specialist, Predatory 
Tank:
329.97 gal (~ 1500L) 
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:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-09-07 15:47:11 

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Celebes flathead
Thysanophrys celebica (Bleeker, 1855)

The Picture from the Thysanophrys celebica is from Keith Wilson, many Thanks:-)

Inhabits shallow coastal areas and appears to be taken over sandy bottom with aquatic vegetation. Taken by trawling to a depth of 43 m but usually taken with dip nets at 20 m or less. Frequently taken near coral rubble and rock

Synonymised names:
Grammoplites pristis (Peters, 1855)
Platycephalus celebicus Bleeker, 1855
Platycephalus horai de Beaufort, 1956
Platycephalus pristis Peters, 1855
Suggrundus brevirostris Shao & Chen, 1987
Thysanophrys celebicus (Bleeker, 1855)


Classification:
Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Scorpaeniformes (Order) > Platycephalidae (Family) > Thysanophrys (Genus)

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  4. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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Thysanophrys celebica,Lembeh Sulawesi Indonesia,Celebes flathead, 2017
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Thysanophrys celebica  (c) by Keith Wilson
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