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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Pomacanthidae Angelfishes

Genus: Apolemichthys

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9 species (see list below)

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Photo by Cook, D.C.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Apolemichthys arcuatus (Gray, 1831)

Photo by Cook, D.C.
 
Apolemichthys arcuatus
[Banded angelfish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 21 cm TL
Apolemichthys armitagei Smith, 1955

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Apolemichthys armitagei
[Armitage angelfish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Apolemichthys griffisi (Carlson & Taylor, 1981)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Apolemichthys griffisi
[Griffis angelfish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Apolemichthys guezei (Randall & Maugé, 1978)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Apolemichthys guezei
[Reunion angelfish]

Photo by Tanaka, H.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 21 cm TL
Apolemichthys kingi Heemstra, 1984

Photo by Tanaka, H.
 
Apolemichthys kingi
[Tiger angelfish]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Apolemichthys trimaculatus (Cuvier, 1831)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Apolemichthys trimaculatus
[Threespot angelfish]

Photo by Tanaka, H.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Apolemichthys xanthopunctatus Burgess, 1973

Photo by Tanaka, H.
 
Apolemichthys xanthopunctatus
[Goldspotted angelfish]

Photo by Hermosa, Jr., G.V.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Apolemichthys xanthotis (Fraser-Brunner, 1950)

Photo by Hermosa, Jr., G.V.
 
Apolemichthys xanthotis
[Yellow-ear angelfish]

Photo by Ganapathiraju, P.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Apolemichthys xanthurus (Bennett, 1833)

Photo by Ganapathiraju, P.
 
Apolemichthys xanthurus
[Yellowtail angelfish]
9 Species of Family Pomacanthidae with Genus Apolemichthys
(Angelfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1831 Apolemichthys arcuatus Banded angelfish Eastern Central Pacific 18 TL
1955 Apolemichthys armitagei Armitage angelfish Western Indian Ocean 21 TL
1981 Apolemichthys griffisi Griffis angelfish Pacific Ocean 30 TL
1978 Apolemichthys guezei Reunion angelfish Western Indian Ocean 15 TL
1984 Apolemichthys kingi Tiger angelfish Western Indian Ocean 21 TL
1831 Apolemichthys trimaculatus Threespot angelfish Indo-West Pacific 26 TL
1973 Apolemichthys xanthopunctatus Goldspotted angelfish Pacific Ocean 25 TL
1950 Apolemichthys xanthotis Yellow-ear angelfish Western Indian Ocean 20 SL
1833 Apolemichthys xanthurus Yellowtail angelfish Western Indian Ocean 15 TL



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