Acanthurus albipectoralis

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Whitefin surgeonfish
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Suborder: Acanthuroidei
Family: Acanthuridae
Genus: Acanthurus
Species: A. albipectoralis
Binomial name
Acanthurus albipectoralis
G. R. Allen & Ayling, 1987
Acanthurus albipectoralis (with paper to show white fin)

The Whitefin surgeonfish (Acanthurus albipectoralis) is a marine reef tang in the fish family Acanthuridae. Individuals grow to a maximum length of 33 cm (13 in).

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