Blackside hawkfish

Paracirrhites forsteri, commonly called black-sided hawkfish, is a Hawkfish from the Indo-Pacific.

Picture of the Blackside hawkfish has been licensed under a GFDL
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Author: : Matthias Kleine (photographer)
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The Blackside hawkfish lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 1 - 35 m , usually 5 - 35 m environment.

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Blackside Hawkfish is also known as Forster's Hawkfish. Image ID: fish3087, Fisheries Collection Photo Source: The NOAA Photo Library - The National Oceanic & Atmospheric Adminstration (NOAA) - http://www.noaa. More

Common names

bika vatu in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Blackside hawkfish in English
Blackside hawkfish in Unknown
blacksided hawkfish in English
blacksided hawkfish in Unknown
Boh in Mahl
Épervier à bande noire in French (français)
Épervier à tête ponctuée in French (français)
Forster's hawk in English
Forster's hawkfish in English
Freckled hawkfish in English
Fregnet falkefisk in Danish (dansk)
Gaa boa in English
Gaa boa in Maldivian
Galiyechimweliyal in Austronesian (Other)
Galiyechimweliyal in Carolinian
Gesproete valkvis in Afrikaans
Hilu pili-ko'a in Hawaiian
Hoshigonbe in Japanese (日本語)
Lausiva in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
lausiva, freckled or blackside hawkfish (German: Forsters Büschelbarsch, gestreifter Korallenwächter in English
Patu'I in Tahitian (Reo Mā`ohi)
Pili-ko'a in Hawaiian
Poisson faucon à taches de rousseur in French (français)
Poisson-épervier de Forster in French (français)
Turagaw in Bikol
副 in Mandarin Chinese
南大洋副 in Chinese (中文)
南大洋副 in Mandarin Chinese
海豹格 in Mandarin Chinese
福氏副 in Mandarin Chinese
雀斑副 in Chinese (中文)
雀斑副 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cirrhitidae
Genus : Paracirrhites
Species : Paracirrhites forsteri
Authority : Schneider, 1801