Florent's Guide To The

Hawaii Reefs

Paletail Unicornfish
Paletail Unicornfish
Scientific Name: Naso brevirostris
Family: Acanthuridae
Category: Surgeonfishes
Also known as: Shortnosed Unicornfish, Spotted Unicornfish
Size: 15 to 20 in. (35 to 50 cm)  
Depth: 10-200 ft. (3-60 m)
Distribution: Indo-Pacific, Hawaii, Red Sea, Great Barrier Reef

External Reference: fishbase.org itis.gov

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