Chaetodon plebeius, Blueblotch butterflyfish, Blue-dash butterflyfish, Bluespot butterflyfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Chaetodon plebeius, Blueblotch butterflyfish, Blue-dash butterflyfish, Bluespot butterflyfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Chaetodon plebeius

Chaetodon plebeius Description

Dorsal spines: 13 to 15; dorsal soft rays: 16 to 18; anal spines: 4 or 5; anal soft rays: 36 to 41. Body is yellow with narrow dark stripes on the sides. There is an elongate blue blotch on the upper sides and a white-edged black spot on the caudal pedunc

Chaetodon plebeius Common Names

  • Blueblotch butterflyfish, Blue-dash butterflyfish, Bluespot butterflyfish

Chaetodon plebeius Taxonomic Structure

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

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Chaetodon plebeius, marine species closely related

Chaetodon plebeius, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Chaetodon plebeius, geographic distribution

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

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Chaetodon plebeius, underwater photographers

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