Acanthuridae facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAcanthuridae
|Sohal surgeonfish, Acanthurus sohal|
One of the characteristics of this family is that they have spines on the tail (also known as "thorn tail").
Most species of the family are of small size, between 15-40 cm (6-15 in), but the genera Prionorus or Naso can be larger.
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