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Holacanthus ciliaris

(Linnaeus, 1758)

John Paul Connor Poisson-ange royal (Holacanthus ciliaris) Mars 2013 Musée Océanographique de Monaco

Diana Schwab splendid!

John Paul Connor Many thanks my friend Diana


Amberjoy Rich Magnifique!!

John Paul Connor Thanks Amberjoy et Sara

Stuart Pearce Beauty :)

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 07 Sep 2013
Gustavo Quiroga Venezuela

Ron Silver Queen Angelfish, Holacanthus ciliaris

Message posted on Wetpixel Underwater Photography on 23 Sep 2013
Santiago Estrada ANGEL IN BLUE D60 Nikon 85mm micro S & S housing YZ 17 x 2 TTL iso 200 f16 1/100 SANTIAGO ESTRADA - SANTA MARTA - COLOMBIA

Ron Silver Appears to be a juvenile Blue Angelfish, Holacanthus bermudensis.

Santiago Estrada holacanthus ciliaris is caribe Colombia.... :)

Ron Silver Thanx,Santiago. I did not think this was a Queen Angelfish as I did not see much yellow around the pectoral fin. In addition, the mid-body blue bars are straight in the Blue Angelfish while the bars are curved in the Queen Angelfish.

Santiago Estrada ron thank you very much for your notes in Colombia we call Angel Queen, this is a jubenil, Annex I of this fish adult

Message posted on Wetpixel Underwater Photography on 13 Jul 2013
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Chordata (Phylum)
    Vertebrata (Subphylum)
      Gnathostomata (Superclass)
        Pisces (Superclass)
          Actinopterygii (Class)
            Perciformes (Order)
              Pomacanthidae (Family)
                Holacanthus (Genus)
                  Holacanthus ciliaris (Species)
Associated Species