Genicanthus semicinctusis commonly referred to as Halfbanded angelfish. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Not suitable for home aquaria!. A aquarium size of at least 1000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 5173 AphiaID: 279095 Scientific: Genicanthus semicinctus German: Halbgebänderter Lyrakaiserfisch English: Halfbanded Angelfish Category: Keiserfisk Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Pomacanthidae (Family) > Genicanthus (Genus) > semicinctus (Species) Initial determination: (Waite, ), 1900 Size: bis zu 20cm Temperature: 20°C - 28°C Tank: ~ 1000 Liter Difficulty: Not suitable for home aquaria! Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2013-03-15 20:37:09
Last edit: 2013-03-15 20:37:09
Endemic to the Lord-Howe-Island in the Pacific,
perhaps also to the Kermadec-Islands near to New Zealand.
Feeds on zooplancton and algaes.
Strongly protected species.
Holacanthus semicinctus Waite, 1900
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