Bluespotted cornetfish

The bluespotted cornetfish, Fistularia commersonii, is a fish in the family Fistulariidae.

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The Bluespotted cornetfish lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 0 - 132 m environment.

The Bluespotted Cornetfish is a decidedly different looking fish. This very long and slender reef dweller is in the family Fistulariidae which is also the same order as the pipefishes and seahorses. More

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The Bluespotted Cornetfish, Fistularia commersonii comes in a couple of color phases one being barred and the other striped. Interestingly the fish determines its color phase not on mood or surroundings but instead on if it is stationary or swimming. More

Common names

Agpang in Kagayanen
Agulha buzina in Creole, Portuguese
Agulha buzina in Creoles and Pidgins, Portuguese
Agulha buzina in Portuguese (Português)
Agulhão-trombeta in Portuguese (Português)
Agulheta in Portuguese (Português)
Aka-yagara in Japanese (日本語)
Ao-yagara in Japanese (日本語)
arrowshaft in English
Aupapa in Tahitian (Reo Mā`ohi)
Baba in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Badsag in Marshallese (Kajin M̧ajeļ)
Badyag in Marshallese (Kajin M̧ajeļ)
Bagag in Marshallese (Kajin M̧ajeļ)
Bali-bali in Hiligaynon
Bambo in Arabic (‫العربية)
Bare-bwahap in Fwâi
Bayag in Marshallese (Kajin M̧ajeļ)
Bedsag in Marshallese (Kajin M̧ajeļ)
Blåplettet tobakspibefisk in Danish (dansk)
bluespotted cometfish in English
Bluespotted cornetfish in English
Bombom in Creole, Portuguese
Bombom in Portuguese (Português)
Bustooni in Somali (Soomaaliga)
Bwahap in Jawe
Cá Lao không v?y in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Lao không vảy in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cachimbau in Portuguese (Português)
Chukkanthatti in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Commersons tobakspibefisk in Danish (dansk)
Cornet fish in English
Corneta in Portuguese (Português)
Corneta in sp
Corneta in Spanish (español)
Corneta azul in Portuguese (Português)
Corneta azul in Spanish (español)
Corneta colorada in Spanish (español)
Corneta colorida in Portuguese (Português)
Corneta látigo in Spanish (español)
Corneta pintada in Portuguese (Português)
Corneta pintada in Spanish (español)
Corneta-malhada in Portuguese (Português)
Corneta-rosada in Portuguese (Português)
Corneta-vermelha in Portuguese (Português)
Cornetfish in English
Cornetfish smooth flutemouth in English
Cornette à taches bleues in French (français)
Cornette rouge in French (français)
Cornette tachetée in French (français)
Coronet in English
Dadaguvian in Other
Dan in Gen-GBE
Deep-sea flute-mouth in English
Digunagutholi in Mahl
Droal in Tagalog
Fistulaice tabac in French (français)
Fistulaire in French (français)
Fistulaire tabac in French (français)
Fistulka in Polish (polski)
Flauta in Spanish (español)
Flötenmaul in German (Deutsch)
Flute mouth in English
flutemouth in English
Gaeta in Arabic (‫العربية)
Geriffelde fluitbek in Afrikaans
Gestreifter Tabakspfeife in German (Deutsch)
Gibala in Misima-Paneati
Gladde fluitbek in Afrikaans
Gong-gong in Surigaonon
Guia pandala in Spanish (español)
Guvian in Other
Hagul in Arabic (‫العربية)
Hara in Kumak
Hong-dae-ch'i in Korean (한국어)
Hountoui-houg-toui in Fon
Hountoui-houg-toui in Fon GBE
Ikan terompet in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Jolong-jolong in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Kakavere in Tuamotuan
Karawaasu gééj in Wolof (Wollof)
Kilukilu in Tagbanwa Calamian
Kokoa in Other
Konga in Gela
Kovinchi in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Krawach netj in Wolof (Wollof)
Kurukur in Ilokano
Lablooleh-mahi-e-ghahvahei in Persian (‫فارسی)
Lacepede's cornetfish in English
Lín yān guǎn yú in Mandarin Chinese
Lipaapa-sageopa in Austronesian (Other)
Lipaapa-sageopa in Carolinian
Madara-yagara in Japanese (日本語)
Malava in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
Malava in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
Mbëmbann in Wolof (Wollof)
Mbimbaan in Wolof (Wollof)
Mbimbam in Wolof (Wollof)
Mbimbann in Wolof (Wollof)
Mwiva in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Nga-taung-nyin in Burmese (ဗမာစာ)
Nunu in Hawaiian
Nunu peke in Hawaiian
Ongok in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Onugandu tholhi in Maldivian
Pacific cornetfish in English
Pau in Catalan (Català)
Pau in Portuguese (Português)
Peixe-corneta in Portuguese (Português)
Peixe-pau in Portuguese (Português)
Peixe-tabaco in Portuguese (Português)
Peixe-trombeta in Portuguese (Português)
Peste flaut in Rumanian
Petimbo in Portuguese (Português)
Petimbuaba in Portuguese (Português)
Pez corneta in Spanish (español)
Pez corneta de arrecife in Spanish (español)
pez-corneta in sp
Pfeifenfisch in German (Deutsch)
Pipa in Spanish (español)
Pipefish in English
Poisson flûte in Creole, French
Poisson flûte in French (français)
Poisson trompette in French (français)
Poisson-flûte in French (français)
Poisson-flûte lisse in French (français)
Poisson-trompette in French (français)
Red cornet fish in English
red cornetfish in English
Red nunu in Hawaiian
Reef cornetfish in English
Rough flute mouth in English
Rough flutemouth in English
Rød tobakspibefisk in Danish (dansk)
Serrate cornetfish in English
Serrate flutemouth in English
Sikwan in Bikol
Smooth cornetfish in English
smooth flutemouth in English
Smooth flutemouths in English
Stick fish in Hiligaynon
Sunugan in Visayan
Sweep in English
Sweep in Papiamento
Swip in Papiamento
Tabaco in Portuguese (Português)
Tabaco in Spanish (español)
Taotao in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
Taoto-ama in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
Tatavere in Rapa
tobacco trumpetfish in English
Torotot in Agutaynen
Torotot in Bikol
Torotot in Kuyunon
Torotot in Waray-waray
Trombeta in Portuguese (Português)
Trompeta in Chavacano
Trompeta in Creole, Portuguese
Trompeta in Creoles and Pidgins, Portuguese
Trompeta in Portuguese (Português)
Trompeta in Spanish (español)
Trompeta in Tagalog
Trompetero in Spanish (español)
Trompette in French (français)
Trompita in Tagalog
Trumbon in Other
Trumpet fish in English
Trumpetfish in English
Tubo-tubo in Cebuano
Tubo-tubo in Davawenyo
Tubo-tubo in Surigaonon
Tubo-tubo in Waray-waray
Tururu in Creole, Portuguese
Tururu in Creoles and Pidgins, Portuguese
Unarmed trumpetfish in English
Ungnguk in Chavacano
Viool in Papiamento
Vioolvis in Dutch (Nederlands)
свистулька зеленая in Russian (русский язык)
свистулька тихоокеанская in Russian (русский язык)
ചുക്കന് തട്ടി in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
ചുക്കന്തട്ടി  in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
巨齒煙管魚 in Mandarin Chinese
巨齿烟管鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
扁烟管鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
扁煙管魚 in Mandarin Chinese
无鳞烟管鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
棘馬鞭魚 in Mandarin Chinese
棘马鞭鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
毛烟管鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
毛煙管魚 in Mandarin Chinese
無鱗煙管魚 in Mandarin Chinese
蓝斑烟管鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
藍斑煙管魚 in Mandarin Chinese
馬鞭魚 in Mandarin Chinese
马鞭鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
鱗煙管魚 in Mandarin Chinese
鳞烟管鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
청대치 in Korean (한국어)
홍대치 in Korean (한국어)

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Order : Syngnathiformes
Family : Fistulariidae
Genus : Fistularia
Species : Fistularia commersonii
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