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[Photo] A side view of a brilliant blue, black, yellow and white Emperor Angelfish (Pomacanthus imperator), taken at Underwater World in Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia. The body of this flat fish is striped in bright yellow and blue, and it has masklike black markings across the eyes, outlined in fluorescent blue. The small tail is bright yellow, and the fins are striped blue and black. Date: 22 July 2005. Author http://www.freenaturepictures.com
The emperor angelfish, Pomacanthus imperator, is a species of marine angelfish. It is a reef-associated fish, native to the Indian and Pacific Oceans, from th.. e Red Sea to Hawaii and the Austral Islands.
Juveniles are dark blue with electric blue and white rings; adults have yellow and blue stripes, with black around the eyes. It takes about four years for an emperor angelfish to acquire its adult colouring. They grow to 40 cm in length. Juvenile to adult transition may not fully occur in an aquarium.
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