Calotomus carolinus, Bucktooth, Bucktooth parrot fish, Bucktooth parrotfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Calotomus carolinus, Bucktooth, Bucktooth parrot fish, Bucktooth parrotfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Calotomus carolinus

Calotomus carolinus Description

Flexible dorsal spines. Caudal fin rounded in juveniles, double emarginate with slightly prolonged lobes in large males. Dorsal spines: 9; Dorsal soft rays: 10; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 9; Vertebrae: 25. Grayish brown with scales with fine whitish

Calotomus carolinus Common Names

  • Bucktooth, Bucktooth parrot fish, Bucktooth parrotfish

Calotomus carolinus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Calotomus carolinus, marine species closely related

Calotomus carolinus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Calotomus carolinus, geographic distribution

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

Country Locations Dive Sites
New Caledonia Noumea Seche croissant

    Calotomus carolinus, underwater photographers

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