Sargocentron spiniferum, Giant squirrelfish, Long jawed squirrelfish, Long-jawed squirrelfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Sargocentron spiniferum, Giant squirrelfish, Long jawed squirrelfish, Long-jawed squirrelfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Sargocentron spiniferum

Sargocentron spiniferum Description

Five oblique scale rows on cheek; body depth 2.4 to 2.6 in SL; head length (HL) 2.55 to 2.85 in SL; lower jaw when closed slightly to moderately projecting; snout length 3.0 to 3.8 in HL larger than orbit diameter in adults; interorbital width 6.3 to 8.7

Sargocentron spiniferum Common Names

  • Giant squirrelfish, Long jawed squirrelfish, Long-jawed squirrelfish

Sargocentron spiniferum Taxonomic Structure

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

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Sargocentron spiniferum, marine species closely related

Sargocentron spiniferum, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Sargocentron spiniferum, geographic distribution

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

Country Locations Dive Sites
Maldives South Ari Atoll Nalaguraidoo Beru

    Sargocentron spiniferum, underwater photographers

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