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Updated 11/6/2012

Family Pomacanthidae

WESTERN ATLANTIC

Pomacanthus paru

Looe Key, Florida, 25 feet

 

Snapper Ledge, Key Largo, 30 feet

Looe Key, Florida, 25 feet

Paradise Cove, Grand Bahama, 15 feet

FRENCH ANGELFISH

Common on reefs with gorgonians.  Feeds upon sponge, encrusting invertebrates & algae.  Attains 16 inches.  Florida to Brazil.