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Centropyge shepardi

(Centropyge shepardi)

Description

Centropyge shepardi, known commonly as the Shepard's angelfish, shepardi angelfish, or mango angelfish, is a species of marine fish in the family Pomacanthidae. Shepard's angelfish is somewhat limited, residing in the western Pacific Ocean, where it is known only from the Northern Marianas Islands, Guam, and the Ogasawara Islands. Shepards angelfish is a dwarf species of marine angelfish and can reach a maximum size of 9 cm length.

Taxonomic tree:

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