Jordan's Snapper, Whipper snapper
Lutjanus jordaniis commonly referred to as Jordan's Snapper, Whipper snapper. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 12902 AphiaID: 276541 Scientific: Lutjanus jordani German: Schnapper English: Jordan's Snapper, Whipper Snapper Category: Snappers Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Lutjanidae (Family) > Lutjanus (Genus) > jordani (Species) Initial determination: (Gilbert, ), 1898 Occurrence: , El Salvador Cocos Island (Costa Rica), Central America (Eastern Pacific), Columbia, Costa Rica, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Ecuador, Estuary, Galapagos Islands, Guatemala, Gulf of California, Honduras, Malpelo Island, Mangroves , Mexico (East Pacific), Nicaragua, North Pacific (Ocean), Panama, Peru, South-Pazific Sea depth: 0 - 200 Meter Size: up to 24.02" (61 cm) Temperature: 68 °F - 27,6 °F (20°C - 27,6°C) Food: Crustaceans, Fish (little fishes), Invertebrates, Mantis shrimps, Nekton, Predatory Difficulty: Not suitable for home aquaria! Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2020-03-22 10:23:40
Last edit: 2020-03-24 21:20:16
This species is widespread in the Eastern Pacific, and is locally abundant in many parts of its range.
This reef-associated species inhabits inshore areas, including shallow mangrove-lined embayments and also occurs on deeper offshore trawling grounds to depths of 200m. This species forms schools in surface waters
Neomaenis jordani (Gilbert, 1898)
Neomaensis jordani (Gilbert, 1898)
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