Acanthurus coeruleus, Blue barber, Blue doctor, Blue doctorfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Acanthurus coeruleus, Blue barber, Blue doctor, Blue doctorfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Acanthurus coeruleus

Acanthurus coeruleus Description

Body depth 1.7 times lower than SL, with a conspicuous yellow caudal spine. Dorsal spines: 9; dorsal soft rays: 26 to 28; anal spines: 3; anal soft rays: 24 to 26.

Acanthurus coeruleus Common Names

  • Blue barber, Blue doctor, Blue doctorfish

Acanthurus coeruleus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Acanthurus coeruleus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Acanthurus coeruleus species belongs to.

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Acanthurus coeruleus, marine species closely related

Acanthurus coeruleus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Acanthurus coeruleus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Acanthurus coeruleus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Acanthurus coeruleus are marked in green.

Acanthurus coeruleus, geographic distribution

Where is Acanthurus coeruleus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Acanthurus coeruleus can be found.

Acanthurus coeruleus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Acanthurus coeruleus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Acanthurus coeruleus.