Pomacanthus


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Noun1.Pomacanthus - angelfishesPomacanthus - angelfishes        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
angelfish - a butterfly fish of the genus Pomacanthus
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These include species such as the Cortez Angelfish, Pomacanthus zonipectus (Pomacanthidae), and the Three Banded Butterflyfish, Chaetodon humeralis (Chaetodontidae), which have been observed (but not collected) within the La Jolla study area (Lea et al.
There are six species (Lactophrys bicaudalis, Lutjanus mahogoni, Aulostomus maculates, Scarus vetula, Halishoeres radiatus, and Pomacanthus arcuatus) with an incidence greater than 1,000 that appear to be declining based on sighting frequency.
Chubs V Sn Chaetodontidae Chaetodon aculeatus Longsnout butterflyfish V D Chaetodon sedentarius Reef butterflyfish V Pomacanthidae Holacanthus tricolor Rock beauty V Pomacanthus arcuatus Gray angelfish V Pomacentridae Pomacentridae Damselfishes V Chromis sp.
Those on the angelfish Pomacanthus semicirculatus offer a particularly striking example of patterning because they maintain a constant width and spacing as the fish grows.
First record of the angelfish Pomacanthus maculosus (Teleostei: Pomacanthidae) in the Mediterranean.