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Cirrhitops mascarenensis Cirrhitops Mascarenensis, Mascarenes redbarred hawkfish

Cirrhitops mascarenensisis commonly referred to as Cirrhitops Mascarenensis, Mascarenes redbarred hawkfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 300 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Dr. John Ernest (Jack) Randall (†), Hawaii

Foto: Mauritius, Westlicher Indischer Ozean


Courtesy of the author Dr. John Ernest (Jack) Randall (†), Hawaii Please visit hbs.bishopmuseum.org for more information.

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lexID:
11774 
AphiaID:
474988 
Scientific:
Cirrhitops mascarenensis 
German:
Korallenwächter 
English:
Cirrhitops Mascarenensis, Mascarenes Redbarred Hawkfish 
Category:
Hawkfishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Cirrhitidae (Family) > Cirrhitops (Genus) > mascarenensis (Species) 
Initial determination:
Randall & Schultz, 2008 
Occurrence:
Madagascar, Mascarene Islands, Mauritius, Réunion , Western Indian Ocean 
Sea depth:
4 - 62 Meter 
Size:
7,5 cm 
Temperature:
71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Brine Shrimps, Fish (little fishes), Fish larvae, Frozen Food (large sort), Krill, Mysis, Schrimps, Shrimps, Zooplankton 
Tank:
65.99 gal (~ 300L) 
Difficulty:
Average 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-11-05 14:27:59 

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Cirrhitops mascarenensis Randall & Schultz, 2008

Occurs on seaward reefs, in areas of moderate to rich coral growth. Feeds about equally on small fishes, shrimps and crabs; to a lesser extent, on sipunculids and zooplankton.

Main reference
Randall, J.E. and J.K. Schultz, 2008. Cirrhitops mascarenensis, a new species of hawkfish from the Mascarene Islands, southwestern Indian Ocean. Smithiana Bull. 9:15-20. (Ref. 80044)

Systematik: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Cirrhitidae (Family) > Cirrhitops (Genus) >

External links

  1. Erstbeschreibung von Cirrhitops mascarenensis (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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