Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Chaetodontidae > Heniochus > Heniochus acuminatus

Heniochus acuminatus (featherfin bullfish; Wimple fish; Reef bannerfish; Pennant coralfish; Pennant coral fish; Pennant corafish; Pennant bannerfish; Longfin bannerfish; Featherfin coralfish; Feather-fin bullfish; Common bannerfish; Coachman; Bannerfish; Butterflyfish; Angelfish pennant)

Synonyms: Chaetodon acuminatus; Chaetodon macrolepidotus; Chaetodon mycteryzans; Heniochus accuminatus; Heniochus macrolepidotus; Taurichthys macrolepidotus
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Wikipedia Abstract

The pennant coralfish (Heniochus acuminatus), also known as the longfin bannerfish, reef bannerfish or coachman, is a species of fish belonging to the Chaetodontidae family, native from the Indo-Pacific area.
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Water Biome [1]  Reef, Coastal


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Honshu - Shikoku - Kyushu Japan Palearctic Temperate Coastal Rivers    

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Ranong   Thailand      


Parasitized by 
Aponurus chelebesoi[2]
Hurleytrematoides bartolii <Unverified Name>[2]
Hurleytrematoides fijiensis[2]
Neobenedenia melleni[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Aquarium & Rainforest at Moody Gardens
Blank Park Zoo of Des Moines
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Burger's Zoo
Dierenpark Emmen
Florida Aquarium
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
Fort Worth Zoological Park
Houston Zoo, Inc.
Indianapolis Zoo
John G. Shedd Aquarium
London Aquarium
Minnesota Zoological Garden
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africa
Newport Aquarium
Oklahoma City Zoological Park
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Ouwehand Zoo
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
Staten Island Zoo
Tallinn Zoo
Thuringer Zoopark Erfurt
Toledo Zoological Gardens
Toronto Zoo
Tulsa Zoo & Living Museum
West Edmonton Mall Marine Life Center
Zoo Dvur Kralove, a.s.
Zoo Negara Malaysia
Zoo Parc de Beauval
Zoo Zürich


Indo-Pacific: East Africa and Persian Gulf to the Society Islands, north to southern Japan, south to Lord Howe Island. Throughout Micronesia.;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
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