• Fa'asamoa

    National Park of American Samoa

    American Samoa

Checklist of the Fishes

Chaetodon lunula, racoon butterflyfish
Raccoon butterflyfish, Chaetodon lunula, one of many species in Samoa waters.
NPS | BRYAN HARRY
 

Click here to use the Checklist of the park's fishes. This is the current list of park fishes, and has many illustrations.

The species lists are kept at the Pacific Islands Cooperative Ecosystems Study Unit (PI CESU), University of Hawaii. The National Park Service is an active member of the PI CESU.

At the species lists checklists there is a link to return to the park website at the bottom left footnote.

Did You Know?

Pola Islands are a dominant feature of Tutuila Island’s rugged north coastline

American Samoa, the only U.S. territory south of the Equator, consists of 10 rugged, highly eroded volcanic islands (five inhabited) and two coral atolls (one inhabited). The land area of the territory is 76 square miles.