Pempheris nesogallicais commonly referred to as Vanikoro sweeper. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 11972 AphiaID: 1022632 Scientific: Pempheris nesogallica German: Beilbauch English: Vanikoro Sweeper Category: Sweeper Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pempheridae (Family) > Pempheris (Genus) > nesogallica (Species) Initial determination: Cuvier, 1831 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, Bali, East Africa, Gulf of Oman / Oman, India, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Kenya, Laccadive Sea, Madagascar, Mauritius, Pakistan, Red Sea, South-Africa, Sri Lanka, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 10 - 30 Meter Size: 13,9 cm Temperature: 77 °F - 82.4 °F (25°C - 28°C) Food: Amphipods, Copepods, Fish larvae, Krill, Mysis, Zooplankton Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2019-02-16 16:32:08
Last edit: 2019-09-10 10:26:06
Similar species: Pempheris eatoni (Randall & Victor, 2014)
Randall, J.E. and B.C. Victor, 2014
Four new species of the genus Pempheris (Perciformes: Pempheridae) from the western Indian Ocean.
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