Redbelly yellowtail fusilier
Caesio cuningis commonly referred to as Redbelly yellowtail fusilier. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 3000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 422 AphiaID: 278536 Scientific: Caesio cuning German: Hochrücken-Füsilier English: Redbelly Yellowtail Fusilier Category: Fusiliers Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Caesionidae (Family) > Caesio (Genus) > cuning (Species) Initial determination: (Bloch, ), 1791 Occurrence: , Hong Kong (the) Maldives, Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, India, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Japan, Java, Malaysia, Micronesia, Moluccas, Myanmar, New Caledonia, Ogasawara Islands, Palau, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Raja Amat, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, The Bangai Archipelago, The Ryukyu Islands, Timor, Timor Sea, Togean Islands, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Western Pacific Ocean Sea depth: 1 - 60 Meter Size: 19.69" - 23.62" (50cm - 60cm) Temperature: 73.4 °F - 82.4 °F (23°C - 28°C) Food: Clam meat, Frozen Food (large sort), Krill, Mysis, Zooplankton Tank: 659.94 gal (~ 3000L) Difficulty: Only for advanced aquarists Offspring: Possible to breed Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2004-09-04 17:19:14
Last edit: 2020-04-28 17:54:42
Captive breeding / propagation
The offspring of Caesio cuning are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Caesio cuning, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Caesio cuning, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Caesio cunning (Bloch, 1791) (misspelling)
Caesio erythrochilurus Fowler, 1904
Caesio erythrogaster Cuvier, 1830
Cichla cuning (Bloch, 1791)
Sparus cuning Bloch, 1791
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Caesionidae (Family) > Caesio (Genus) > Caesio cuning (Species)
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