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Gray Angelfish

Pomacanthus arcuatus


Gray to deep brown ovoid body. Inner face of pectoral fins is yellow. Mouth is white. Portions of dorsal and anal fins trail beyond body mass - as is seen in most angelfish. Solid, squared (truncate) caudal fin. Juvenile form consists of a black body with three yellow bars. Additionally, yellow band extends down forehead and around mouth. Square-edged caudal fin has yellow base and clear outer edge. Juvenile form is similar to Pomacanthus paru.


Near Ginger Island, BVI.

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British Virgin Islands

Spotted on Mar 15, 2015
Submitted on Jun 9, 2015

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