Canthigaster sanctaehelenae

Author: Günther, 1870

Canthigaster sanctaehelenae Günther, 1870

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Canthigaster sanctaehelenae (Günther, 1870) (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: dorsal finrays 10. Colour: head and body with blue, darker-edged spots; blue lines radiate from eye; caudal with 6 7 bluish vertical bands. Size: to about 13 cm SL.

Habitat, Food, Reproduction: no data

Distribution: from Morocco and southwards.

Note. According to Allen and Randall (1977) this species is probably
synonymous with C. rostrata.

Eggs, larvae and young stages. No data.
Otoliths (sagitta). No data.