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Pomacanthus semicirculatus
Pomacanthus semicirculatus
Semicircle Angelfish
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0306 0794 (2006-03-13)

Copyright © 2006 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1985
  • location   Coral Sea (Australia)
  • family Pomacanthidae
  • order Perciformes
  • class Osteichthyes
  • habitat  Coral reefs
  • notes   The adults of this species are solitary individuals usually found in coral-rich areas, in caves, or in wrecks.
  • camera   Nikon in Oceanic housing
  • photo category: Animal - Fish

  • common names   Semicircle Angelfish
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Apr 4, 2013

    Action: changed name from "Pomacanthus semicircularis" to "Pomacanthus semicirculatus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Spelling of specific name"

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