Chlorurus atrilunulais commonly referred to as Bluemoon parrotfish. 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: 12602 AphiaID: 219087 Scientific: Chlorurus atrilunula German: Papageifisch English: Bluemoon Parrotfish Category: Parrotfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Chlorurus (Genus) > atrilunula (Species) Initial determination: (Randall & Bruce, ), 1983 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, East Africa, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Rodriguez, South-Africa, Tansania, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Seychelles, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 1 - 15 Meter Size: 11.81" - 14.17" (30cm - 36cm) Temperature: 77 °F - 82.4 °F (25°C - 28°C) Food: Algae, Aquatic plant, Herbivorous 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: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2019-11-30 12:14:47
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Synonym: Scarus atrilunula (Randall & Bruce, 1983)
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