Bodianus anthioides, lyretail hogfish, Lyre-tail hogfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Bodianus anthioides, lyretail hogfish, Lyre-tail hogfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Bodianus anthioides

Bodianus anthioides Description

Dorsal spines: 12; Dorsal soft rays: 9 or 10; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 10 to 12. Undergoes relatively minor changes in color with growth. Long tail.

Bodianus anthioides Common Names

  • lyretail hogfish, Lyre-tail hogfish

Bodianus anthioides Taxonomic Structure

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

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Bodianus anthioides, marine species closely related

Bodianus anthioides, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Bodianus anthioides, geographic distribution

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

Country Locations Dive Sites
Egypt Hurghada Abu Ramada
Egypt Hurghada Torfa Fanus (East)

    Bodianus anthioides, underwater photographers

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