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Updated 1/5/2018

Family Pomacanthidae

INDO-PACIFIC

Centropyge flavissima



Juvenile, Savusavu Bay, Fiji, 6 feet



Savusavu Bay, Fiji, 6 feet

Faga'alu, American Samoa, 35 feet

Paradise Taveuni, Fiji, 20 feet

   

LEMONPEEL ANGELFISH     Kogane-yakko

Common on coral reefs deeper than 15 feet.  Feeds upon algae.  Attains 4 inches.  Tropical Pacific excluding Hawai'i, fish seen in Hawaii harbors are illegally discarded aquarium pets.  Often misspelled C. flavissimus.