Yellowstripe monocle bream
Scolopsis auratais commonly referred to as Yellowstripe monocle bream. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 2000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 5678 AphiaID: 276784 Scientific: Scolopsis aurata German: Goldener Scheinschnapper English: Yellowstripe Monocle Bream Category: Whiptail breams Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Nemipteridae (Family) > Scolopsis (Genus) > aurata (Species) Initial determination: (Park, ), 1797 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, Australia, India, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Japan, Mauritius, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, Vietnam Size: 7.09" - 9.45" (18cm - 24cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C) Food: Crustaceans, Fish (little fishes), Mysis, Predatory, Rock shrimps, Schrimps, Worms, Zoobenthos Tank: 439.96 gal (~ 2000L) Difficulty: Only for advanced aquarists Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2013-07-01 12:57:34
Last edit: 2013-07-01 12:57:34
The yellowstripe monocle bream lives in a depth of 6 to 80 meters, where the fish is looking for its prey, small fish and crustaceans.
Occurs close to reefs. Adults at moderate depths in small, loose groups. Juveniles solitary and in sheltered bays along reef edges with rubble or coarse sand.
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