Acanthurus gahhm, Black surgeonfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Acanthurus gahhm, Black surgeonfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Acanthurus gahhm

Acanthurus gahhm Description

2 longitudinal bands on the side, one from the hind margin of the eye posteriorly, another from the groove around the caudal peduncle spine anteriorly. Juveniles of less than 5cm SL lack both bands; less than 10cm SL lack the posterior band. Reaches 24 cm

Acanthurus gahhm Common Names

  • Black surgeonfish

Acanthurus gahhm Taxonomic Structure

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

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Acanthurus gahhm, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Acanthurus gahhm, geographic distribution

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

Country Locations Dive Sites
Maldives South Male Atoll Maaya Thila

    Acanthurus gahhm, underwater photographers

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