Common name of Acanthurus triostegus
Common name Labahita
Language Tagalog
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Philippines
Ref. Herre, A.W.C.T. and A.F. Umali, 1948
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks General name given to all species of Family Acanthuridae occurring in Philippine waters; 'labahita' is listed as common name for this species in Ref. 393.
Entered by Capuli, Estelita Emily
Modified by Garilao, Cristina V.
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