Longfin Bannerfish, Heniochus acuminatus (Linnaeus 1758)

Other Names: Common Bannerfish, Feather-fin Bullfish, Feather-fin Bull-fish, Pennant Coral Fish, Pennant Coralfish, Reef Bannerfish

A Longfin Bannerfish, Heniochus acuminatus, at Shiprock, Port Hacking, New South Wales, April 2017. Source: John Turnbull / Flickr. License: CC by Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike

A silvery-white bannerfish with two diagonal black bands, the second band ending beyond the corner of the anal fin.

Cite this page as:
Dianne J. Bray, Heniochus acuminatus in Fishes of Australia, accessed 02 Mar 2024, https://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/427

Quick Facts

CAAB Code:37365011

Behaviour:Reef associated

Conservation:IUCN Least Concern

Depth:2-75 m

Fishing:Aquarium fish

Max Size:25 cm TL

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