Paracanthurus hepatus

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DomainEukaryota • RegnumAnimalia • PhylumChordata • SubphylumVertebrata • InfraphylumGnathostomata • SuperclassisOsteichthyes • ClassisActinopterygii • SubclassisNeopterygii • InfraclassisTeleostei • SuperordoAcanthopterygii • OrdoPerciformes • SubordoAcanthuroidei • FamiliaAcanthuridae • GenusParacanthurus • Species: Paracanthurus hepatus (Linnaeus, 1766)
 Vernacular names
  • EnglishRegal tang, palette surgeonfish, blue tang, hippo tang, flagtail surgeonfish and blue surgeonfish
  • čeština: Bodlok pestrý
  • Deutsch: Paletten-Doktorfisch
  • 日本語: ナンヨウハギ
  • lietuvių: Vėliaviniai chirurgai
  • polski: Pokolec królewski
  • ไทย: ปลาขี้ตังเบ็ดฟ้า, ปลาบลูแทงค์
  • Note: This is currently the only living species in the genus Paracanthurus.