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Synonyms for angelfish

a butterfly fish of the genus Pomacanthus

deep-bodied disk-shaped food fish of warmer western Atlantic coastal waters

sharks with broad flat bodies and winglike pectoral fins but that swim the way sharks do

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Sponges are fairly rare in southern Arabian Gulf reefs, so it appears that angelfish are switching their diets away from their preferred food to one that is much more common here: coral," Burt concluded.
The objective of this study was to assess feeding frequency and deprivation based on growth performance, parasite infestation and cost-benefit in angelfish farming.
It feels like another planet - a rainbow world of craggy coral swarming with exotic creatures, including serene angelfish and bright iridescent parrotfish.
Reef divers drool over the Belize Barrier Reef and the Blue Hole, a 400-foot deep circle of limestone that teems with angelfish, elkhorn coral, cleaner shrimp and stalactites.
Try your hand at snorkeling alongside parrotfish, clownfish, angelfish and much more.
Genetically engineered angelfish (Pterophyllum) glow in a tank during a news conference before the 2012 Taiwan International Aquarium Expo in Taipei on November 7.
5 and 3 ml/l doses of clove oil were applied on angelfish which is one of the known stressful species during transportation.
tetras and angelfish, fan-tailed guppies and silver dollars, uncertain
A couple hotbeds of inshore activity this month will be the ocean and bayside flats adjacent to North Key Largo's Broad and Angelfish creeks and the waters around Florida Bay's Nine-Mile Bank.
Angelfish, Bison, Camel, Dragonfly, Eagle, Fox, Giraffe, Hippopotamus, Iguana, Jaguar, Kangaroo, Lion, Macaw, Narwhal, Octopus, Penguin, Quail, Reindeer, Snake, Tiger, Urchin, Vulture, Whale, X-ray tetra, Yak, Zebra
Performance of juvenile angelfish Pterophyllum scalare fed with the oligochaetes Enchytraeus buchholzi
First record of the angelfish Pomacanthus maculosus (Teleostei: Pomacanthidae) in the Mediterranean.
Even for those who have never owned an aquarium, freshwater angelfish such as this Pterophyllum altum are among the most readily recognizable aquarium fishes.
Blom and Dabrowski (2) reported no effects on mortality, macroscopic alterations or negative effects on growth performance in angelfish (Pterophyllumscslsre) fed with concentrations of ascorbic acid between 30 to 1440 mg/kg diet during 96 days.
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Math skills extend to fish, since new research has found that tropical angelfish can distinguish between larger and smaller quantities, with an additional ability to 'count' up to three.