Acanthurus lineatus, Blue banded surgeonfish, Blue linned surgeonfish, Bluebanded, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Acanthurus lineatus, Blue banded surgeonfish, Blue linned surgeonfish, Bluebanded, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Acanthurus lineatus

Acanthurus lineatus Description

Erectile spine on each side of caudal peduncle is sharp, strong, forward-pointing, and venomous. Gill rakers: 14 to 16 on anterior row, 13 to 15 on posterior row. Minute scales. Dorsal spines: 9; dorsal soft rays: 27 to 30; anal spines: 3; anal soft rays:

Acanthurus lineatus Common Names

  • Blue banded surgeonfish, Blue linned surgeonfish, Bluebanded

Acanthurus lineatus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Acanthurus lineatus, marine species closely related

Acanthurus lineatus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Acanthurus lineatus, geographic distribution

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

Acanthurus lineatus, underwater photographers

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