Blotched foxface


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Original source: One Spot Foxface (Siganus unimaculatus) Author Cliff fr
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The Blotched foxface lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range - 30 m , usually 1 - 30 m environment.

Blotched foxface; Foxface rabbitfish; Bicolored foxface; Common foxface; Side-blotched lizard; Blotched catshark; Blotched gambusia; Blotched triplefin; Blotched jawfish; Blotched picarel; Blotched croaker; Blotched cusk-eel; Blotch-necked moray; White-blotched grouper; Black blotch emperor; One-blotch grouper; Yellow-blotched sawback; Blotched upsidedown catfish; Blotched blue-tongued lizard; More

Also called the blotched foxface rabbitfish, the fish is found in tropical seas off western Australia, the Philippines and other parts of the western Pacific Ocean. More

Also called the Blotched Foxface, the One Spot Foxface is extremely similar in appearance to the Foxface Lo, except for the aforementioned spot. More

The Blotched Foxface, or One-spot Foxface, has a yellow body and a white and black head. A large black spot adorns each flank. They are generally peaceful toward other fish. The dorsal spines on this fish are venomous for defense. More

The Blotched Foxface has a yellow body and a white head with a black breast marking and a black bar extending from the snout to the dorsal. A Black spot adorns each flank. More

Common names

Alama in Tagalog
Balawis in Tagalog
Barangan in Tagalog
Batataway in Bikol
Batwayi in Bikol
Bayag bago in Visayan
Blotched foxface in English
Buras in Visayan
Common foxface in English
Danggit in Tagalog
Danggit in Visayan
Dangit in Bikol
Dayagbagu in Visayan
Foxface in Unknown
Foxface rabbitfish in English
Indongan in Tagalog
Kitang in Visayan
Kitong in Bikol
Layap in Visayan
Mandalada in Visayan
Moblad in Bikol
Padas in Ilokano
Plettet rævehoved in Danish (dansk)
Samaral in Tagalog
Tabago in Visayan
Tambago in Other
Taragbago in Bikol
Tayog in Visayan
Toros in Bikol
Turos in Bikol
尖嘴篮子鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
尖嘴籃子魚 in Mandarin Chinese
狐篮子鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
狐籃子魚 in Mandarin Chinese
臭肚 in Mandarin Chinese
象魚 in Mandarin Chinese
象鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Picture of Siganus unimaculatus has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial.
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Order : Perciformes
Family : Siganidae
Genus : Siganus
Species : Siganus unimaculatus
Authority : Evermann and Seale, 1907