Schools of Pacific creolefish continuously patrol the waters off of Darwin's Arch for plankton. More

Surgeonfish, Juvenile Grunts, Creolefish, Mexican Hogfish, Sea Cucumbers, Blue and Gold Snappers and more. More

A creolefish, Paranthias colonus Hildebrand, with deformities in the spinal column, was captured at Isla Esp More

Show IPA Use creolefish in a SentenceSee images of creolefishSearch creolefish on the Web–noun, plural -fish⋅es, (especially collectively ) -fish. a deep-sea fish, Paranthias furcifer, of the sea bass family, inhabiting tropical Atlantic waters. More

be higher and the creolefish lower, intermingling in the middle.There are two types of Creolefish. The first are silver / green and have the distinctive three spots, sometimes black, sometimes white, just below the spine. More

Pacific creolefish form immense schools and are a source of food for predatory fishes. Darwin Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador, Paranthias colonus, Image ID: 16435 Purchase A Print Of This ImageAdd To Light TableClick To View This Photo At Its Location in Google Earth. You must have Google Earth installed for this feature to work correctly. More

Image 07104, Pacific Creolefish hides in reef crevices at night, Sea of Cortez near La Paz., Paranthias colonus, Phillip Colla, all rights reserved worldwide. More

Common names

Badèche du Pacifique in French (français)
Cabinza in sp
Cabinza in Spanish (español)
Cabinza serránida in Spanish (español)
Creolefish in English
Cuna in sp
Gringo in Spanish (español)
Indio in sp
Indio in Spanish (español)
Ladrón in Spanish (español)
Pacific creole-fish in English
Pacific creolefish in English
Pargo rollizo in Spanish (español)
Rabirrubia de lo alto in Spanish (español)
Sandia in sp
sandía in Spanish (español)
Stillehavskreolfisk in Danish (dansk)
东太平洋副花鮨 in Mandarin Chinese
東太平洋副花鮨 in Mandarin Chinese

Picture of Paranthias furcifer has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial.
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Order : Perciformes
Family : Serranidae
Genus : Paranthias
Species : Paranthias furcifer
Authority : Valenciennes, 1846