Chaetodon auriga, Cross-stripe butterfly, diagonal butterflyfish, Threadfin butterfly, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Chaetodon auriga, Cross-stripe butterfly, diagonal butterflyfish, Threadfin butterfly, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Chaetodon auriga

Chaetodon auriga Description

Dorsal spines: 12 or 13; dorsal soft rays: 22 to 25; anal spines: 3; anal soft rays: 19 to 21. There is a pattern of chevron markings on the sides and a prominent black spot at the posterior edge of the soft portion of the dorsal fin. Adults have a promin

Chaetodon auriga Common Names

  • Cross-stripe butterfly, diagonal butterflyfish, Threadfin butterfly

Chaetodon auriga Taxonomic Structure

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

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Chaetodon auriga, marine species closely related

Chaetodon auriga, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Chaetodon auriga, geographic distribution

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

Country Locations Dive Sites
Egypt St John's St John's Wood
Egypt El Gouna Siyul Kebira

    Chaetodon auriga, underwater photographers

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