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Convict Tang

Acanthurus triostegus


Common surgeon fish, Convict Tang are greenish or yellowish white with six black bars.


They feed exclusively of fine filamentous algae, they browse singly, in small groups, or in dense schools.


Hawaiian name: Manini

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Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Spotted on Jun 30, 2014
Submitted on Jul 13, 2014

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