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|date of photo Oct 1, 1973
location Kona (Hawaii, US)CalAcademy slide # T 43285photo category: Animal - Fish
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Achelles Tang (Bill Puleloa )
Achilles Tang, Achilles Surgeonfish (photographer)
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Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
|1. ||Reviewed by Bill Puleloa Sep 22, 2006|
|Action: changed name from "Naso lituratus" to "Acanthurus achilles
| ||"Naso species have fixed spines on their caudal peduncle. The fish pictured has moveable spines, characteristic of the genus Acanthurus. Very common in Hawaii, known as pakuikui."|
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