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Title: Saltwater Fishes

Species #: 39

Common Name: Blue-ring Angelfish Scientific Name: Pomacanthus annularis Kingdom: Animalia Class: Family:

Actinopterygii

Phylum: Chordata Order:

Perciformes

Chaetodontidae

Geography / Habitat: Indo-Pacific Ocean coastal rocky coral reefs

Life Strategy: one male and one female, at dusk

Food / Feed Strategy: omnivorous; benthic invertebrates

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Body Form or Style: Compressiform Swim / Locomotion Style: Subcarangiform Mouth Position: Terminal Citation: "Blue Ring Angelfish, Pomacanthus Annularis from Tropical Fish and Aquariums." Web. 12 Dec. 2011. <http://saltwater.tropicalfishandaquariums.com/Angelfish/BlueRingAngel.asp>


39 Blue-ring angelfish