Acanthurus nigrofuscus, Blackspot surgeonfish, Brown surgeon, brown surgeonfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Acanthurus nigrofuscus, Blackspot surgeonfish, Brown surgeon, brown surgeonfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Acanthurus nigrofuscus

Acanthurus nigrofuscus Description

Gill rakers on anterior row: 20 to 24; on posterior row: 18 to 23. Dorsal spines: 9; dorsal soft rays: 24 to 27; anal spines: 3; anal soft rays: 22 to 24. Lips blackish brown; median upper teeth tend to be pointed. Dorsal fin base with a prominent black s

Acanthurus nigrofuscus Common Names

  • Blackspot surgeonfish, Brown surgeon, brown surgeonfish

Acanthurus nigrofuscus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Acanthurus nigrofuscus, marine species closely related

Acanthurus nigrofuscus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Acanthurus nigrofuscus, geographic distribution

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

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Acanthurus nigrofuscus, underwater photographers

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