Scarus caudofasciatusis commonly referred to as Redbarred parrotfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 6000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 3893 AphiaID: 219110 Scientific: Scarus caudofasciatus German: Gebänderter Papageienfisch English: Redbarred Parrotfish Category: Parrotfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarus (Genus) > caudofasciatus (Species) Initial determination: (Günther, ), 1862 Occurrence: , Djibouti , Eritrea (the) Maldives, Comores, Egypt, Indian Ocean, Israel, Jordan, Kenya, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mozambique, Myanmar, Red Sea, Réunion , Rodriguez, South-Africa, Tansania, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Seychelles, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 8 - 40 Meter Size: up to 19.69" (50 cm) Weight: 1,6 kg Temperature: 75.2 °F - 78.8 °F (24°C - 26°C) Food: Algae, Flakes, Frozen Food (large sort) Tank: 1319.87 gal (~ 6000L) 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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Inhabits steep outer reef slopes. Solitary and wary species. Caught with nets and other kinds of artisanal gear. Mainly sold fresh.
Callyodon rubrofasciatus Smith, 1956
Pseudoscarus caudofasciatus Günther, 1862
Scarus rubrofasciatus (Smith, 1956)
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labroidei (Suborder) > Scaridae (Family) > Scarinae (Subfamily) > Scarus (Genus) > Scarus caudofasciatus (Species)
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