This is a young doctorfish about 12 inches. Photo by Rod 25 Feb 04 in about
12 feet water.
Location was offshore at Cannon Beach; Pennekamp Park.
Body always has body bars, although they may be quite faint. Tail
does not show scalloped look like the Surgeonfish.
I reduced picture size so they would be visible on your screen. Just click
on thumbnail for 6 x 4 picture, and name for 10 x 8 full size picture or
doctor10.jpg was taken 03/22/04 over the Benwood Wreck
Audubon Field Guide; page 642; plate 327;
Reef Fish ID 3rd ed.; page 36-37 plate 36-37;
P.O. Box 13 Chazy Lake
Dannemora, N.Y. 12929
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