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Scarus dubius Bennett, 1828
REGAL PARROT
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Scarus dubius Bennett , 1828

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Scarus dubius   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Pictures | Google image Image of Scarus dubius (Regal parrot) Scarus dubius
Female picture by Randall, J.E.

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Scaridae (Parrotfishes) > Scarinae
Etymology: Scarus: Greek, skaros = a fish described by anciente writers as a parrot fish; 1601 (Ref. 45335 ) ;   dubius: From the terminal phase (Ref. 2689 ) .  More on author: Bennett .

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

Marine; reef-associated; depth range 1 - 20 m (Ref. 58302 ).   Tropical

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Eastern Central Pacific: found only in the Hawaiian Islands. Occurrences outside Hawaii are all misidentifications.

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Maturity: L m   ?   range ? - ? cm
Max length : 35.6 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 3921 )

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Inhabits seaward reefs (Ref. 9710 ). Benthopelagic (Ref. 58302 ). Grazes on benthic algae. Protogynous (Ref. 55080 ).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Oviparous, distinct pairing during breeding (Ref. 205 ). Size at sex change: 26.4 - 39.8 cm TL (Ref. 55080 ).

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Parenti, P. and J.E. Randall , 2000. An annotated checklist of the species of the labroid fish families Labridae and Scaridae. Ichthyol. Bull. J.L.B. Smith Inst. Ichthyol. (68):1-97. (Ref. 35918 )

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744 )

  Least Concern (LC)  ; Date assessed: 05 February 2009

CITES (Ref. 115941 )

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361 )

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Fisheries: of no interest; aquarium: commercial FAO(Publication : search ) | FishSource |

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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969 ): 24.9 - 29.1, mean 26.2 (based on 83 cells). Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805 ):  PD 50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high]. Resilience (Ref. 69278 ):  High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (Preliminary K or Fecundity.). Vulnerability (Ref. 59153 ):  Low to moderate vulnerability (32 of 100) .

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