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Queen triggerfish

(Balistes vetula)

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Description

The queen triggerfish reaches 60 cm (24 in),though most only are about half that length.It is typically blue,purple,turquoise and green with a yellowish throat,and light blue lines on the fins and head.It can change colour somewhat to match

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Tetraodontiformes
Family:Balistidae
Genus:Balistes
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