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Diagnostic Description

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Description: Pale tan or light brown becoming blackish on the posterior third of the body and the adjacent fins. Scales on the light portion with white centers. The edge of the gill opening, and the base of the pectoral fins orange. The rear portion of the dorsal and anal fins, and the caudal fin with submarginal narrow blue line. Juvenile similar to adult (Ref. 48636). Body depth 1.7-1.8 in SL. Scales longitudinal series 46-48 (Ref. 90102).
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Life Cycle

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

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Dorsal spines (total): 14; Dorsal soft rays (total): 15 - 16; Analspines: 3; Analsoft rays: 16 - 17; Vertebrae: 24
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Threats

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Least Concern (LC)
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Trophic Strategy

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Inhabits lagoon and seaward reefs, mainly in coral rich areas (Ref. 1602).
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Biology

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Inhabits lagoons and seaward reefs, mainly in coral rich areas (Ref. 1602). Feeds on algae. Oviparous (Ref. 240), monogamous (Ref. 52884). Frequently exported through the aquarium trade. Form hybrids with Centropyge eibli and C. flavissima at areas of sympatry. Mimicked by juveniles of the acanthurid Acanthurus pyroferus (Ref. 48391).
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Importance

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fisheries: subsistence fisheries; aquarium: commercial
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分布

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分布於印度-太平洋區,由東非洲至馬歇爾群島,北至日本,南至羅得豪島。台灣西部、南部及東部海域可見蹤跡。
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利用

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一般以潛水方式捕捉。為觀賞魚類,無食用經濟價值。
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描述

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體橢圓形;背部輪廓略突出,頭背於眼上方平直。吻鈍而小。眶前骨游離,下緣凸出,後方具棘;前鰓蓋骨具鋸齒,具一長強棘;間鰓蓋骨短圓。上下頜相等,齒細長而稍內彎。體被稍大櫛鱗,軀幹前背部具副鱗。背鰭硬棘XIV,軟條16;臀鰭硬棘III,軟條16;背鰭與臀鰭軟條部後端鈍長形;腹鰭鈍形;尾鰭圓形。體、背鰭及臀鰭前半部淡黃褐色至乳黃色,後半部暗褐色,體側無任何橫斑。背、臀及尾鰭具藍邊;胸及腹鰭淡黃褐色至乳黃色;尾鰭暗褐色。
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棲地

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棲息於潟湖及面海的珊瑚礁靠近珊瑚的水域。多半單獨活動或成小群活動。生性機警,躲躲藏藏,不易看見。主要以海藻、珊瑚蟲、海綿及被囊動物為食。
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Centropyge vrolikii

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Centropyge vrolikii, known commonly as the pearlscale angelfish, or half black angelfish, is a species of marine fish in the family Pomacanthidae.

The pearlscale angelfish is widespread throughout the tropical waters of the Indo-West Pacific area.[2]

The pearlscale angelfish is a small size fish and can reach a maximum size of 12 cm length.[3]

References

  1. ^ Pyle, R., Myers, R. & Rocha, L.A. 2010. Centropyge vrolikii. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. . Downloaded on 09 September 2013.
  2. ^ http://eol.org/pages/994606/details#distribution
  3. ^ http://www.fishbase.org/summary/5447

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Centropyge vrolikii: Brief Summary

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Centropyge vrolikii, known commonly as the pearlscale angelfish, or half black angelfish, is a species of marine fish in the family Pomacanthidae.

The pearlscale angelfish is widespread throughout the tropical waters of the Indo-West Pacific area.

The pearlscale angelfish is a small size fish and can reach a maximum size of 12 cm length.

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