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species

Convict Surgeon
Acanthurus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Acanthuridae - surgeonfishes and unicornfishes »  genus Acanthurus

Scientific synonyms

Chaetodon triostegus Linnaeus, 1758
Acanthurus triostegus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Hepatus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Teuthis triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rhombotides triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Teuthis australis Gray, 1827
Chaetodon couaga Lacépède, 1802
Teuthis elegans Garman, 1899
Harpurus fasciatus Forster, 1801
Acanthurus hirudo Bennett, 1829

Other names

= Convict Surgeonfish

Least Concern

Images

Acanthurus triostegus - Convict Surgeon

Author: Petr Baum

Acanthurus triostegus - Convict Surgeon

Author: Petr Baum

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