Head-band Surgeonfish, Whitebar Surgeonfish
Acanthurus leucopareiusis commonly referred to as Head-band Surgeonfish, Whitebar Surgeonfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 1200 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 1746 AphiaID: 219624 Scientific: Acanthurus leucopareius German: Weißkragendoktor English: Head-band Surgeonfish, Whitebar Surgeonfish Category: Surgeonfishes & Tangs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Acanthurus (Genus) > leucopareius (Species) Initial determination: (Jenkins, ), 1903 Occurrence: , Hong Kong Austral Islands, Central Pazific, China, Cook Islands, Easter Island (Rapa Nui), French Polynesia, Gambier Islands, Guam, Hawaii, Japan, Micronesia, New Caledonia, Northern Mariana Islands, Ogasawara Islands, Philippines, Pitcairn Islands, Taiwan, The Ryukyu Islands, Tuamoto Islands, Vietnam, Wake Atoll, Western Pacific Ocean Sea depth: 1 - 85 Meter Size: up to 9.45" (24 cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C) Food: Algae, Flakes, Frozen Food (large sort) Tank: 263.97 gal (~ 1200L) 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: 2005-11-23 20:42:46
Last edit: 2017-09-20 09:13:26
Not very often in the German market.
With its 24 cm a rather small Acanthurus. Lives at enhanced reefs and rocks, most in swarms
Hepatus leucopareius (Jenkins, 1903)
Hepatus umbra (Jenkins, 1903)
Teuthis bishopi Bryan & Herre, 1903
Teuthis leucopareius Jenkins, 1903
Teuthis umbra Jenkins, 1903
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuroidei (Suborder) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Acanthurus (Genus) > Acanthurus leucopareius (Species)
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