Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Pomacanthidae > Holacanthus > Holacanthus bermudensis

Holacanthus bermudensis (Angelfish; Blue angel; Blue Angelfish; Corn sugar)

Synonyms: Angelichthys isabelita; Holacanthus ciliaris bermudensis; Holacanthus isabelita; Holocanthus bermudensis
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Wikipedia Abstract

The blue angelfish, Holacanthus isabelita, is a species of marine angelfish of the family Pomacanthidae, found in the western Atlantic from Bermuda, Florida, and the Gulf of Mexico to the northern islands of the West Indies. Its length is up to 45 cm.
View Wikipedia Record: Holacanthus bermudensis

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary IV 2387149 Florida, United States
Isla Mujeres, Punta Cancun y Punta Nizuc National Park II 21428 Quintana Roo, Mexico    
Reserva de la Biosfera de Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve VI 1312618 Mexico  
Saba Marine Park National Marine Park II 5573 Netherlands Antilles  


Parasitized by 
Antorchis urna[1]
Faustula keksooni[1]
Himasomum candidulus <Unverified Name>[1]
Neobenedenia melleni[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Range Map


Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Western Central; Bahamas; Belize; Bermuda; Caribbean Sea; Cuba; Discovery Bay; Gulf of Mexico; Jamaica; Mexico; Southeast U.S. Continental Shelf; USA (contiguous states); Western Atlantic: Bermuda, Bahamas and off southern Florida, USA to the Gulf of Mexico. Also to Yucatan, Mexico (Ref. 26938).; Western Atlantic: Bermuda, Florida (USA), and the Gulf of Mexico to the northern islands of the West Indies.;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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