Gray unicornfish, Silver-blotched Unicorn
Naso caesiusis commonly referred to as Gray unicornfish, Silver-blotched Unicorn. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 10000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 1952 AphiaID: 278004 Scientific: Naso caesius German: Silberner Nasendoktor English: Gray Unicornfish, Silver-blotched Unicorn Category: Surgeonfishes & Tangs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Naso (Genus) > caesius (Species) Initial determination: Randall & Bell, 1992 Occurrence: American Samoa, Australia, Bakers Island, Chesterfield Islands, Christmas Islands, Cook Islands, Coral sea, Fiji, French Polynesia, Gilbert Islands, Guam, Hawaii, Howland Island, Indo Pacific, Johnston Atoll, Kiribati, Marschall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New South Wales (Australia), Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Phoenix Islands, Pitcairn Islands, Queensland (Australia), Samoa, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, the Society Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, United States Minor Outlying Islands, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna, Western Pacific Ocean Sea depth: 3 - 50 Meter Size: 17.72" - 23.62" (45cm - 60cm) Temperature: 73.4 °F - 78.8 °F (23°C - 26°C) Food: Flakes, Frozen Food (large sort), Mysis, Plankton Tank: 2199.78 gal (~ 10000L) Difficulty: Only for advanced aquarists 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: 2006-06-11 21:16:34
Last edit: 2019-09-09 23:00:24
Naso caesius - 45-60 cm ..... is a big fish :-)
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