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Brachirus heterolepis Frill-mouth sole, Margined Sole

Brachirus heterolepisis commonly referred to as Frill-mouth sole, Margined Sole. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
9542 
AphiaID:
279964 
Scientific:
Brachirus heterolepis 
German:
Seezunge 
English:
Frill-mouth Sole, Margined Sole 
Category:
Flounders & Soles 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Pleuronectiformes (Order) > Soleidae (Family) > Brachirus (Genus) > heterolepis (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bleeker, ), 1856 
Occurrence:
Indonesia, Lembeh Strait, Moluccas, Sulawesi 
Size:
up to 14.17" (36 cm) 
Temperature:
°F - 80.6 °F (°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Aiptasia, Fish (little fishes), Invertebrates, Worms 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
  • Brachirus aenea
  • Brachirus annularis
  • Brachirus aspilos
  • Brachirus dicholepis
  • Brachirus elongatus
  • Brachirus harmandi
  • Brachirus macrolepis
  • Brachirus marmoratus
  • Brachirus niger
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2016-03-21 16:40:58 

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(Bleeker, 1856)

Brachirus heterolepis inhabits sheltered bays and lagoons on pale sandy substrates near reefs in a few regions of the Western Central Pacific.

The Frill-mouth sole or Margined Sole occurs in a depth range of 2 - 30 meters.

Synonyms:
Dexillichthys heterolepis (Bleeker, 1856)
Synaptura heterolepis Bleeker, 1856

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Pleuronectiformes (Order) > Soleidae (Family) > Brachirus (Genus) > Brachirus heterolepis (Species)

External links

  1. Encyclodedia of Life (EOL) (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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