Blue Unicorn, Bluetail Unicornfish
Naso caeruleacaudais commonly referred to as Blue Unicorn, Bluetail Unicornfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 9371 AphiaID: 278003 Scientific: Naso caeruleacauda German: Blauschwanz-Nasendoktorfisch English: Blue Unicorn, Bluetail Unicornfish Category: Surgeonfishes & Tangs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Naso (Genus) > caeruleacauda (Species) Initial determination: Randall, 1994 Occurrence: Australia, Banda Sea, Great Barrier Reef, Indonesia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Raja Amat, Timor, Zanzibar Sea depth: 15 - 45 Meter Size: up to 15.75" (40 cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 82.4 °F (22°C - 28°C) Food: 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: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2016-02-22 17:33:15
Last edit: 2020-12-14 12:35:56
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Acanthuroidei (Suborder) > Acanthuridae (Family) > Naso (Genus) > Naso caeruleacauda (Species)
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