Bananafish, Big-tail Fusilier, Black-tipped Fusilier, Marr's Fusilier, Twinstripe Fusilier, Bigtail Fusilier
Pterocaesio marriis commonly referred to as Bananafish, Big-tail Fusilier, Black-tipped Fusilier, Marr's Fusilier, Twinstripe Fusilier, Bigtail Fusilier. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!. A aquarium size of at least 3000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 4054 AphiaID: 213661 Scientific: Pterocaesio marri German: Marrs Füsilier English: Bananafish, Big-tail Fusilier, Black-tipped Fusilier, Marr's Fusilier, Twinstripe Fusilier, Bigtail Fusilier Category: Fusiliers Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Caesionidae (Family) > Pterocaesio (Genus) > marri (Species) Initial determination: Schultz, 1953 Occurrence: , Hong Kong American Samoa, Australia, Bali, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Christmas Islands, Comores, Coral sea, East Africa, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Kenya, Kiribati, Komodo (Komodo Island), Madagascar, Malaysia, Marquesas Islands, Marschall Islands, Maumere, Mauritius, Mayotte, Micronesia, Mozambique, Nauru, New Caledonia, Ogasawara Islands, Palau, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Raja Amat, Red Sea, Réunion , Samoa, Singapore, Socotra Arch, Somalia, South-Africa, Sumatra, Tahiti, Taiwan, Tansania, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, The Bangai Archipelago, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, The Ryukyu Islands, the Seychelles, the Society Islands, Togean Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuamoto Islands, Vietnam, Yemen Sea depth: 1 - 30 Meter Size: up to 13.78" (35 cm) Temperature: 73.4 °F - 80.6 °F (23°C - 27°C) Food: Frozen Food (large sort), Mysis, Plankton Tank: 659.94 gal (~ 3000L) Difficulty: Not suitable for home aquaria! 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: 2012-02-01 13:08:28
Last edit: 2020-04-28 18:29:20
Ranges widely around coral reefs and appears to prefer clear waters of oceanic islands or reefs far from large land masses. Feeds on zooplankton in midwater aggregations.
Classification / Names
Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Caesionidae (Fusiliers) > Caesioninae
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