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Chaetodipterus zonatus

(Chaetodipterus zonatus)

Description

The Pacific spadefish (Chaetodipterus zonatus) is a species of fish belonging to the Ephippidae family. It is native to the eastern Pacific, from San Diego, California to Peru, including is the Galápagos Islands where it is known as Chambo.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Ephippidae
Genus:Chaetodipterus
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