Chelmon rostratus, Banded longsnout butterflyfish, Beaked butterflyfish, Beaked coralfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Chelmon rostratus, Banded longsnout butterflyfish, Beaked butterflyfish, Beaked coralfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Chelmon rostratus

Chelmon rostratus Description

Dorsal spines: 9; dorsal soft rays: 28 to 30; anal spines: 3; anal soft rays: 19 to 21. Easily identified by the yellow banding and long snout. Juveniles similar to adults.

Chelmon rostratus Common Names

  • Banded longsnout butterflyfish, Beaked butterflyfish, Beaked coralfish

Chelmon rostratus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Chelmon rostratus, marine species closely related

Chelmon rostratus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Chelmon rostratus, geographic distribution

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

Chelmon rostratus, underwater photographers

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