Barred rabbitfish

Picture of the Barred rabbitfish has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution.
Original source: Flickr Author Leonard Low from Australia
Author: Leonard Low from Australia

The Barred rabbitfish lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 1 - 5 m environment.

The Barred Rabbitfish, or Barred Spinefoot, is mostly white with yellow through the tail and dorsal region, and a light blue pattern of vertical lines and spots. There are two black bars over the eye and behind the gill. More

Rabbitfish, and Two Barred Rabbitfish, this Rabbitfish has Oblong Body with continuous Blue marks all over. The Back and the Tail of the fish are Yellow. Eyes are hidden by a Black Stripe. More

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The Two Barred Rabbitfish is terrific at algae control, especially for some of the really annoying hair algae strains. It is best kept singly, although pairs or small groups may be kept in aquariums of 125 gallons or more. More

Barred Rabbitfish can grow up to 25 cm what is approximately 9 inches. So 1 specimen requires at least 3000cm2 of water surface what is approximately 465 square inch. We recommend you to keep it in fish tanks which are large. More

Common names

Aalat in Kumak
Alama in Tagalog
Balangin in Tagalog
Balawis in Chavacano
Balawis in Tagalog
Baragbago in Surigaonon
Barangan in Ilokano
Barangan in Tagalog
Barangen baka in Bolinao
Barhead spinefoot in English
Barred rabbitfish in English
barred spinefoot in English
Batataway in Bikol
Bataway in Bikol
Batwayi in Bikol
Bayadbago in Surigaonon
Bayag bago in Visayan
Bayagbago in Surigaonon
Belaris in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Beronang kuning in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Biagbago in Surigaonon
Bliais in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Blue-lined rabbitfish in English
bluelined spinefoot in English
Buras in Visayan
Cà Dìa dãi xanh in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Danggit in Cebuano
Danggit in Kuyunon
Danggit in Magindanaon
Danggit in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Danggit in Surigaonon
Danggit in Tagalog
Danggit in Visayan
Dangit in Bikol
Dangit in Hiligaynon
Dangit in Waray-waray
Dayagbagu in Visayan
Debam in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Dengkis in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Double barred spinefoot in English
Double-bar rabbitfish in English
Double-barred spinefoot in English
Doublebarred spinefoot in English
Gelibas in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Geramey-geramey in Austronesian (Other)
Geramey-geramey in Carolinian
Ginava in Gela
Hime-aigo in Japanese (日本語)
Igesheosheo in Austronesian (Other)
Igesheosheo in Carolinian
Indongan in Tagalog
Jagbago in Surigaonon
Kelang in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Ketang in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Ketang lada in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Kitang in Visayan
Kitong in Bikol
Kitong in Davawenyo
Kitong in Waray-waray
Lambai in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Layap in Visayan
Lipe-le-ngi in Austronesian (Other)
Lipe-le-ngi in Carolinian
Lumban in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Malaga in Ilokano
Mandalada in Visayan
Mangilap in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Manlalasik in Tagbanwa Calamian
Masadar in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Moblad in Bikol
Mublad in Bikol
nuqa roro in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Padas in Ilokano
Pencil-straeked rabbitfish in English
Pencil-streaked rabbitfish in English
Pencil-streaked spinefoot in English
Picot à lignes bleues in French (français)
Samadar in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Samadar palsu in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Samaral in Hiligaynon
Samaral in Kuyunon
Samaral in Tagalog
Sigan àdeux bandes in French (français)
Sigano de dos bandas in Spanish (español)
Simaral in Hiligaynon
Somaral in Hiligaynon
Sølvkaninfisk in Danish (dansk)
Spinefoot in English
Tabago in Visayan
Tagbago in Surigaonon
Tambago in Other
Taragbago in Bikol
Taragbagu in Bikol
Tayog in Visayan
Tobåndet kaninfisk in Danish (dansk)
Toros in Bikol
Turos in Bikol
Turus in Waray-waray
Virgate rabbitfish in English
Vrai picot in French (français)
大瓮篮子鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
大瓮籃子魚 in Mandarin Chinese
臭肚 in Mandarin Chinese
蓝带篮子鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
藍帶籃子魚 in Mandarin Chinese
象魚 in Mandarin Chinese
象鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Siganidae
Genus : Siganus
Species : Siganus doliatus
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