Bodianus bilunulatus, Blackspot wrasse, Crescent banded hogfish, Saddleback hogfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Bodianus bilunulatus, Blackspot wrasse, Crescent banded hogfish, Saddleback hogfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Bodianus bilunulatus

Bodianus bilunulatus Description

Dorsal spines: 12; Dorsal soft rays: 10; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 12. Young have unusual coloration. Adults normally have an oval shaped black saddle near the tail, but it may become indistinct in large males.

Bodianus bilunulatus Common Names

  • Blackspot wrasse, Crescent banded hogfish, Saddleback hogfish

Bodianus bilunulatus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Bodianus bilunulatus, marine species closely related

Bodianus bilunulatus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Bodianus bilunulatus, geographic distribution

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

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

Bodianus bilunulatus, underwater photographers

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