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Unicornfish
Unicorn fish - underwater wallpapers
Naso brevirostris
Information
Common Name Spotted unicornfish
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Acanthuridae
Genus Naso

(Lacepede, 1801)

Conservation Status
(IUCN 3.1)
LCSpecies
Least Concern

They are so named because of a spike that protrudes from the forehead. These fish are also known as filefish in America.

SpeciesEdit

There are about 20 recognized species in this genus:




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Conservation Status Critically EndangeredEndangeredNear ThreatenedVulnerableLeast ConcernData DeficientNot Evaluated

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