Yellowface angelfish

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Original source: Flickr Author Leonard Low from Australia
Author: Leonard Low from Australia

The Yellowface angelfish lives in the reef-associated, non-migratory, marine, depth range 5 - 25 m environment.

Yellowface angelfish at Similan Islands, Thailand = Yellowface angelfish at Similan Islands, Thailand by takau99. More

This fish is known as Yellowface Angelfish and the correct latin name is Pomacanthus Xanthometopon. It belongs to the Angelfish family. (e) It's origin is Indo-Pacific. (e) Character and suggestions regarding care A semi-aggressive fish. More

* Yellowface angelfish, Pomacanthus xanthometopon (Bleeker, 1853). * Cortez angelfish, Pomacanthus zonipectus (Gill, 1862). More

Common names

Adeyakko in Japanese (日本語)
Alibangbang in Tagalog
Alibangbang in Visayan
Baro-baro in Tagalog
Blåhoved-brillekejser in Danish (dansk)
Blåhuvudkejsare in Swedish (Svenska)
Blue-face angelfish in English
Blue-faced angelfish in English
Blueface angelfish in English
bluefaced angelfish in English
Boray-boray in Tagalog
Boray-boray in Visayan
Kukuraa kokaa in Maldivian
Kulibangbang in Ilokano
Paro-paro in Tagalog
Paru-parang dagat in Tagalog
Poisson-ange à front jaune in French (français)
Poisson-ange à tête bleue in French (français)
Tapay tapay in Visayan
Taring pelandok in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Yellow-faced angelfish in English
Yellowface angelfish in English
yellowfaced angelfish in English
Yellowmask angelfish in English
黃額刺蝶魚 in Mandarin Chinese
黃額劍蓋魚 in Mandarin Chinese
黃顱刺蓋魚 in Mandarin Chinese
黄颅刺盖鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
黄额刺蝶鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
黄额剑盖鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Pomacanthidae
Genus : Pomacanthus
Species : Pomacanthus xanthometopon
Authority : Bleeker, 1853