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Chaetodon auripes Jordan and Snyder, 1901
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Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Perciformes  
 Family Chaetodontidae  
 Genus Chaetodon  
  Chaetodon auripes    Jordan & Snyder, 1901 
Provider: Kwang-Tsao Shao 
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Synonyms: Chaetodon aureus Chaetodon colare Chaetodon collare Chaetodon collaris Chaetodon colloris Chaetodon dorsiocellatus Chaetodon fallax   details
Citation: 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993)
Character: Body oval, deep, strongly compressed. Head length about equal to head height; preopercle smooth, without prominent spines. Snout short. Small protractile mouth with brush-like teeth in the jaws. Dorsal fin with XII spines, no notch between spinous and soft dorsal fin; and 22 to 27 soft rays; anal fin with III spines and 17 to 22 soft rays; pectoral fins transparent with 14 to 15 soft rays; pelvic fins with I stout spine and 5 branched rays; caudal fin rounded. Golden yellow becoming brown on upper half of sides; body with many longitudinal dark lines; a prominent black band through eye, and a broad white band behind the eyeband. No dark blotch on caudal peduncle. No vertical dark band on caudal fin, and tip is transparent. 
Habitat: Inhabit rocky reefs with algae and coral. Solitary or in groups. Feed on benthic invertebrates. 
Distribution: Distributed from the northern Philippines and Taiwan to southern Japan. Widely around coral reefs in Taiwan. 
Utility: Marine aquarium fish. 
Name Code: 381574
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Chaetodon auripes Jordan & Snyder , 1901

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Chaetodontidae (Butterflyfishes)
Etymology: Chaetodon: Greek, chaite = hair + Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335 ) .  More on authors: Jordan & Snyder .

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; reef-associated; non-migratory; depth range 1 - 30 m (Ref. 90102 ).   Tropical; 38°N - 20°N

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Western Pacific: Japan to Taiwan. Reported from the Maldives Islands (Ref. 4855 ).

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Maturity: L m   ?   range ? - ? cm
Max length : 20.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4858 )

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Dorsal spines (total): 12; Dorsal soft rays (total): 23-24; Anal spines : 3; Anal soft rays : 18 - 19.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Inhabit rocky reefs with algae and coral (Ref. 9710 ). Solitary or in groups (Ref. 9710 ). Feed on benthic invertebrates (Ref. 9710 ). Oviparous (Ref. 205 ). Form pairs during breeding (Ref. 205 ).

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Distinct pairing (Ref. 205 ). Monogamous mating is observed as both obligate and social (Ref. 52884 ).

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Allen, G.R. , 1985. Butterfly and angelfishes of the world. Vol. 2. 3rd edit. in English. Mergus Publishers, Melle, Germany. (Ref. 4858 )

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744 )

  Least Concern (LC)  ; Date assessed: 08 October 2009

CITES (Ref. 115941 )

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361 )

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969 ): 19.4 - 26.2, mean 23.5 (based on 219 cells). Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805 ):  PD 50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high]. Bayesian length-weight: a=0.02291 (0.01138 - 0.04611), b=3.01 (2.84 - 3.18), in cm Total Length, based on LWR estimates for this Genus-body shape (Ref. 93245 ). Trophic Level (Ref. 69278 ):  3.5   ±0.37 se; Based on food items. Resilience (Ref. 69278 ):  High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (Preliminary K or Fecundity.). Vulnerability (Ref. 59153 ):  Low vulnerability (15 of 100) .

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