Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Chaetodontidae > Chaetodon > Chaetodon ulietensis
 

Chaetodon ulietensis (Doublesaddle butterflyfish; Pacific doublesaddle butterflyfish; Pacific double-saddle butterflyfish; Pacific double-saddled butterflyfish; Pacific doublesaddled coralfish; Saddleback butterfly; Sickle butterflyfish; Ovalspot butterflyfish; Double-saddle butterflyfish)

Synonyms: Chaetodon aurora; Chaetodon ulientensis; Chaetodon ulietensis confluens
Language: Cebuano; Danish; Davawenyo; Fijian; French; Gela; Ilokano; Japanese; Kagayanen; Malay; Mandarin Chinese; Samoan; Tagalog; Visayan; Waray-waray

Wikipedia Abstract

The Pacific Double-saddle Butterflyfish or False Furcula Butterflyfish (Chaetodon ulietensis), is a species of butterflyfish (family Chaetodontidae). It flourishes in coral-rich environments in the central Indo-Pacific region. Their range extends from the Cocos-Keeling Islands to the Tuamotu Islands, and north to Japan. They are usually found from the surface to 20 m depths, and like shallow channels with high current.
View Wikipedia Record: Chaetodon ulietensis

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Pulu Keeling National Park II 6469 Cocos (Keeling) Islands    
Ranong   Thailand      

Prey / Diet

Pocillopora damicornis (Brush coral)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

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Distribution

American Samoa; Australia; Calamianes Islands; Christmas Island (Aust.); Cook Islands; Coral Sea and GBR; Davao Gulf; Fiji Islands; French Polynesia; Great Barrier Reef; Guam; Hawaii (USA); Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indo-Pacific: Cocos-Keeling Islands to the Tuamoto Islands, north to Japan.; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Insular Pacific-Hawaiian; Japan; Kimbe Bay; Kuroshio Current; Lagonoy Gulf; Lingayen Gulf; Lord Howe Island; Malaysia; Maldives; Marshall Islands; Micronesia,Fed.States of; Milne Bay; New Caledonia; North Australian Shelf; North Marianas; Northeast Australian Shelf; Northwest Australian Shelf; Ogasawara Islands; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Southwest; Pacific, Western Central; Palau; Panay Gulf; Papua New Guinea; Philippines; Polynesian Waters; Samoa; San Miguel Bay; Sogod Bay; South China Sea; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Tahiti; Taiwan; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Tonga; Tuamoto Islands; Tubbataha Reefs; Vanuatu; Viet Nam; Wallis and Futuna Is.; Yellow Sea;

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1DIETARY SELECTION BY CORAL-FEEDING BUTTERFLYFISHES (CHAETODONTIDAE) ON THE GREAT BARRIER REEF, AUSTRALIA, Morgan S. Pratchett, THE RAFFLES BULLETIN OF ZOOLOGY 2007 Supplement No. 14: 171-176
2Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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