Angelfishes

Marine angelfish are perciform fish of the family Pomacanthidae. They are found on shallow reefs in the tropical Atlantic, Indian, and mostly western Pacific oceans. The family contains seven genera and approximately 86 species. They should not be confused with the freshwater angelfish, tropical cichlids of the Amazon Basin.

Sunday, September 04, 2011

MASKED ANGELFISH, female Genicanthus (personatus)

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Posted by alohadean on 09/04 at 08:27 PM
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Saturday, July 16, 2011

SEMICIRCLE ANGELFISH (Pomacanthus)

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Pomacanthus is a genus of marine angelfish that is usually found around reefs and coral. Some of the notable places one can see these vari-coloured fish includes the Maldives, Sri Lanka, and Sipidan off the southern coast of Sabah, Malaysia. Hawaiii’s not listed as home.

Posted by alohadean on 07/16 at 09:26 PM
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Sunday, February 14, 2010

BANDIT ANGELFISH (Apolemichthys arcuatus )

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Sunday, October 12, 2008

Potter’s Alngelfish (endemic), Kahe beach, Island of Oahu

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Posted by alohadean on 10/12 at 08:49 PM
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Sunday, December 02, 2007

Bandit Angelfish (Endemic), Mokuhooniki, Molokaii Island

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Posted by alohadean on 12/02 at 08:18 AM
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Thursday, October 04, 2007

Potter’s Alngelfish (endemic), Kahe beach, Island of Oahu

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Posted by alohadean on 10/04 at 06:21 PM
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Wednesday, October 18, 2006

Potter’s Anglefish, Island of Oahu

Beachcraft Airplane Wreck, Endemic to Hawaii

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Posted by William Buck on 10/18 at 07:34 PM
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Wednesday, October 19, 2005

Hawaiian Squirrelfish (left) with Potter’s Angelfish (right)

3Table 05-16-2004

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