Allen's tubelip, Allen's wrasse, Frosty-tail wrasse
Labropsis alleniis commonly referred to as Allen's tubelip, Allen's wrasse, Frosty-tail wrasse. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 300 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 2489 AphiaID: 278463 Scientific: Labropsis alleni German: Allens Putzerfisch English: Allen's Tubelip, Allen's Wrasse, Frosty-tail Wrasse Category: Wrasses Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Labropsis (Genus) > alleni (Species) Initial determination: Randall, 1981 Occurrence: Cebu ((Philippines), Central Pazific, Fiji, Indonesia, Malaysia, Marschall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Western Pacific Ocean Sea depth: 4 - 52 Meter Size: 3.54" - 3.94" (9cm - 10cm) Temperature: 75.2 °F - 78.8 °F (24°C - 26°C) Food: Brine Shrimps, Coral polyps = corallivorous, Food specialist, Frozen Food (large sort), Mysis, Zooplankton Tank: 65.99 gal (~ 300L) 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:
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Created: 2008-04-26 20:45:42
Last edit: 2019-09-09 22:20:14
Occurs in lagoon and seaward reefs, in areas with dense coral growth. Juveniles clean and adult feeds on coral polyps!
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Labropsis (Genus) > Labropsis manabei (Species)
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