Malacanthus latovittatus, Banded blanquillo, blue blanquillo, Eye of the sea, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Malacanthus latovittatus, Banded blanquillo, blue blanquillo, Eye of the sea, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Malacanthus latovittatus

Malacanthus latovittatus Description

Dorsal spines: 3 or 4; dorsal soft rays: 43 to 47; anal spines: 1; anal soft rays: 37 to 40. Bluish in color; lower caudal rays black; in juveniles the black midlateral band extends from tip of snout to caudal fin.

Malacanthus latovittatus Common Names

  • Banded blanquillo, blue blanquillo, Eye of the sea

Malacanthus latovittatus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Malacanthus latovittatus, marine species closely related

Malacanthus latovittatus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Malacanthus latovittatus, geographic distribution

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

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Indonesia Nusa Penida Crystal Bay

    Malacanthus latovittatus, underwater photographers

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