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Centropyge nox

(Centropyge nox)

Description

Centropyge nox, known commonly as the midnight angelfish, black nox angelfish, or black pygmy angelfish, is a species of marine fish in the family Pomacanthidae. The midnight angelfish is widespread throughout the tropical waters of the Western Pacific: Ryukyu Islands to Indonesia, the Solomon Islands, the Great Barrier Reef and New Caledonia. The midnight angelfish is a dwarf species of marine angelfish and can reach a maximum size of 12 cm length.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Pomacanthidae
Genus:Centropyge
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