Species of Thailand
Binomial name: Paracirrhites forsteri, Johann Gottlob Theaenus Schneider, 1801
The black-sided hawkfish or freckled hawkfish, Paracirrhites forsteri, is a species of hawkfish from the Indo-Pacific. It is occasionally found in the aquarium trade and is also of minor importance to local commercial fisheries. It grows to a total length of 22 cm.
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- Paracirrhites forsteri
- Paracirrhites typee, John Ernest Randall (1963)
- Grammistes forsteri, Johann Gottlob Theaenus Schneider (1801)
Not Evaluated (IUCN3.1)
Range map of Paracirrhites forsteri in Thailand
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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.
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