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Rhinecanthus abyssus Triggerfish

Rhinecanthus abyssusis commonly referred to as Triggerfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Ohm Pavaphon, Thailand

Foto: Thailand

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Courtesy of the author Ohm Pavaphon, Thailand

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lexID:
12578 
AphiaID:
277181 
Scientific:
Rhinecanthus abyssus 
German:
Drückerfisch 
English:
Triggerfish 
Category:
Triggerfishes 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Tetraodontiformes (Order) > Balistidae (Family) > Rhinecanthus (Genus) > abyssus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Matsuura & Shiobara, 1989 
Occurrence:
Central Pazific, Indonesia, Japan, Philippines, The Ryukyu Islands, Western Pacific Ocean 
Sea depth:
120 - 150 Meter 
Size:
16,7 cm 
Temperature:
°F - 69.8 °F (°C - 21°C) 
Food:
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) 
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Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-03-31 21:01:31 

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Very special thanks for his photo of the super rare triggerfish Rhinecanthus abyssus to Ohm Pavaphon from Thailand.
The fish was taken in Indonesia.

The original description by Matsuura & Shiobara is attached.

External links

  1. Erstbeschreibung von Rhinecanthus abyssus (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. Reef Builders (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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