Image: Bluespot Butterflyfish, Chaetodon plebeius

Bluespot Butterflyfish, Chaetodon plebeius

A 10 mm long larval Bluespot Butterflyfish in an aquarium.

Photographer:
Colin Wen
Rights:
© Colin Wen

Notes

The fish was caught close to the surface during a fieldtrip to Lizard Island over January and February 2008. It is now registered in the Australian Museum Fish Collection, AMS I.44582-007.

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Chaetodontidae, Bluespot Butterflyfish, Chaetodon plebeius, larva, larval, marine, yellow, black, bands, large eye, clear tail,