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Halichoeres malpelo Malpelo wrasse

Halichoeres malpelois commonly referred to as Malpelo wrasse. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Dr. Ross Robertson, Australien

Copyright Dr. Ross Robertson, Foto von Malpelo Island, Kolumbien


Courtesy of the author Dr. Ross Robertson, Australien . Please visit stri.si.edu for more information.

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lexID:
8184 
AphiaID:
275773 
Scientific:
Halichoeres malpelo 
German:
Lippfisch 
English:
Malpelo Wrasse 
Category:
Wrasses 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Halichoeres (Genus) > malpelo (Species) 
Initial determination:
Allen & Robertson, 1992 
Occurrence:
Columbia, Endemic species, Malpelo Island 
Sea depth:
1 - 20 Meter 
Size:
up to 5.91" (15 cm) 
Temperature:
75.2 °F - 80.6 °F (24°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Copepods, Invertebrates, Mysis, Schrimps, Zoobenthos, Zooplankton 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Vulnerable (VU) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
More related species
in this lexicon:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-12-26 11:46:27 

Info

Allen & Robertson, 1992

Very special thanks for the first four photos of Halichoeres malpelo to Dr. Ross Robertson, Australia.

Halichoeres malpelo can be found over coarse sand and gravel substrate between depths of seven and 20 metes, the wrasse lives endemic around Malpelo Island, an island about 310 miles away from Columbia.

There are less informations about this wrasse.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Labridae (Family) > Halichoeres (Genus) > Halichoeres malpelo (Species)

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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Copyright Dr. Ross Robertson, Foto von Malpelo Island, Kolumbien
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Copyright Dr. Ross Robertson, Foto von Malpelo Island, Kolumbien
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Copyright Dr. Ross Robertson, Foto von Malpelo Island, Kolumbien, terminale Phase
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Copyright Dr. Ross Robertson, Foto von Malpelo Island, Kolumbien, initiale Phase
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