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Scarus falcipinnis Sicklefin parrotfish

Scarus falcipinnisis commonly referred to as Sicklefin parrotfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 3000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
10431 
AphiaID:
219096 
Scientific:
Scarus falcipinnis 
German:
Sichelflossen-Papageifisch, Grünbauch-Papageifisch 
English:
Sicklefin Parrotfish 
Category:
Parrotfishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarus (Genus) > falcipinnis (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Playfair, ), 1868 
Occurrence:
Comores, East Africa, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Réunion , Tansania, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Seychelles, Vietnam, Western Indian Ocean, Zanzibar 
Sea depth:
1 - 20 Meter 
Size:
up to 23.62" (60 cm) 
Temperature:
°F - 27,1 °F (°C - 27,1°C) 
Food:
Algae, Herbivorous 
Tank:
659.94 gal (~ 3000L) 
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:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-12-11 18:19:18 

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(Playfair, 1868)

Synonyms:
Callyodon falcipinnis (Playfair, 1868)
Callyodon improvisus Smith, 1956
Callyodon pindae Smith, 1956
Pseudoscarus falcipinnis Playfair, 1868

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labroidei (Suborder) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarinae (Subfamily) > Scarus (Genus) > Scarus falcipinnis (Species)

External links

  1. Encyclodedia of Life (EOL) (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. FishBase (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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