Acanthurus triostegus

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Manini
Convict Surgeonfish, Acanthurus triostegus.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Acanthuridae
Genus: Acanthurus
Species: A. triostegus
Binomial name
Acanthurus triostegus
(Linnaeus, 1758)

The manini (Acanthurus triostegus) is a small surgeonfish in family Acanthuridae of the order Perciformes. It is about 13 centimetres (5.1 in) long. It is whitish-yellow with zebra-like black stripes on its sides. It is also known as Convict Tang.

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