Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Powder Blue Surgeonfish

Acanthurus leucosternon


Easily identified by the black face and blue body. Very common in Maldives. Is the emblem fish of this awesome country.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

Nayeli 7 years ago

Nice picture!

Male, Maldives

Spotted on Sep 8, 2009
Submitted on May 4, 2012

Related Spottings

Atlantic Blue Tang Surgeonfish Convict Surgeon Fish  Atlantic Blue Tang Convict Surgeonfish

Nearby Spottings

Octopus Two-Color Parrotfish Blue-Fin Jack Titan Triggerfish