Green moon wrasse, Parrotfish, Sunset wrasse, Whistling daughter, Yellow-brown wrasse, Yellow wrasse
Thalassoma lutescensis commonly referred to as Green moon wrasse, Parrotfish, Sunset wrasse, Whistling daughter, Yellow-brown wrasse, Yellow wrasse. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 1500 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 1571 AphiaID: 273585 Scientific: Thalassoma lutescens German: Gelb-Brauner Lippfisch English: Green Moon Wrasse, Parrotfish, Sunset Wrasse, Whistling Daughter, Yellow-brown Wrasse, Yellow Wrasse Category: Wrasses Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Thalassoma (Genus) > lutescens (Species) Initial determination: (Lay & Bennett, ), 1839 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, American Samoa, Arabian Sea, Australia, China, Christmas Islands, Cook Islands, Easter Island (Rapa Nui), French Polynesia, Galapagos Islands, Guam, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Hawaii, Indo Pacific, Japan, Johnston Atoll, Lord Howe Island, Marquesas Islands, Marschall Islands, Micronesia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Norfolk Island, Palau, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Pitcairn Islands, Rapa, Samoa, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, the Andaman Sea, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, the Kermadec Islands, Timor, Tonga, Tuamoto Islands, Vietnam, Wake Atoll Sea depth: 1 - 30 Meter Size: up to 11.81" (30 cm) Temperature: 75.2 °F - 82.4 °F (24°C - 28°C) Food: Brine Shrimps, Flakes, Frozen Food (large sort), Mysis, Schrimps, Shrimps Tank: 329.97 gal (~ 1500L) Difficulty: Average 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: 2005-08-20 16:40:07
Last edit: 2006-02-14 12:37:10
(Lay & Bennett, 1839)
Very big fish, that is not suitable for our home tanks. Should not be kept below 2000 L.
Can be found in Germany from time to time.
There are no problems with feeding. Shouldn't be kept together with small fishes.
Julis lutescens Lay & Bennett, 1839
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labroidei (Suborder) > Labridae (Family) > Thalassoma (Genus) > Thalassoma lutescens (Species)
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