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Unicorn Tang or Surgeon Fish



A silvery fish with a long trunk like nose. The horn of the Unicorn Tang develops when the fish is about 6" long. Colour is silver as a juvenile and turns olive green as it gets older. It's shape also changes from oval to bullet shaped.


Spotted at Seaworld on the Gold Coast.


Love interesting looking animals and fish and this is one of them.

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Eis4Xtreme 7 years ago

Unicorn tang

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Jul 30, 2009
Submitted on Jun 30, 2013

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