Doubleband surgeonfish

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Doubleband surgeonfish
Acanthurus tennenti Kreisdorn-Doktorfisch3.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Acanthuridae
Genus: Acanthurus
Species: A. tennenti
Binomial name
Acanthurus tennenti
Günther, 1861

The doubleband surgeonfish or lieutenant tang (Acanthurus tennenti)[1] is a marine reef tang in the fish family Acanthuridae. The fish grows to a maximum length of 31 cm (11 in).


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2005). Acanthurus tennenti in FishBase. May 2005 version.