Cortez angelfish

Pomacanthus zonipectus is a marine angelfish from the Eastern Pacific.

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The Cortez angelfish lives in the reef-associated, non-migratory, marine, depth range 6 - 12 m environment.

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Cortez Angelfish is blue, with a pale, speckled mid-section and a swipe of vertical yellow just behind the head. The long, dorsal fin is a green-blue while the head is blue with yet another yellow vertical swipe just behind the eyes. More

Cortez Angelfish Description Product Description Bottom This species is one of only a few angels found in the tropical eastern Pacific. More

The Cortez Angelfish requires at least a 100-gallon tank, and should be the only angelfish in the tank, even as juveniles. More

Distribution: The Cortez Angelfish is found ONLY in the Sea of Cortez Habit: Active during the day and often lethargic at night. Very aggressive and territorial. BrunsonImages@att. More

Description: Cortez angelfish swimming among red sponge in the sea of cortez Original Available For Sale: Yes Price: $590. More

Common names

Ángel in sp
angel de cortés in Spanish (español)
Angel de Cortez in Spanish (español)
Angelfish in English
çngel de Cortés in Spanish (español)
Cortez angelfish in English
Cortez-kejserfisk in Danish (dansk)
Demoiselle de Cortez in French (français)
Isabelita in sp
Isabelita in Spanish (español)
MachÌn in Spanish (español)
Machín Lechuza in Spanish (español)
Pez ángel in Spanish (español)
胸带刺盖鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
胸帶刺蓋魚 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Pomacanthidae
Genus : Pomacanthus
Species : Pomacanthus zonipectus
Authority : Gill, 1862