Image: Australian Sawtail, Prionurus microlepidotus

Australian Sawtail, Prionurus microlepidotus

An Australian Sawtail at a depth of 10 m, 'The Gap', Sydney, New South Wales, 1 February 2004.

Photographer:
Erik Schlögl
Rights:
© Erik Schlögl

Notes

The genus name Prionurus comes from the Greek, prionos meaning 'saw' and oura meaning 'tail'.

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Tags Australian Sawtail, Prionurus microlepidotus, Acanthuridae, grey, gray, black, scutes, 5, 6, marine, fishes, ichthyology,