Zanclus cornutus

Zanclus cornutus

Moorish idol

Distribution: from Eastern Africa to Southern JapanHawaii, Rapa and Lord Howe. Also occurs in Eastern Pacific, from the Gulf of California to Peru, and the Galápagos Islands.

Sometimes confused with bannerfish (Heniochus sp.).

Spots where Zanclus cornutus has been spotted by snorkelers

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