Pyramid Butterflyfish, Hemitaurichthys polylepis, at Christmas Island, 2010.
Half way through the clip you'll see a small fish with a red back and black tail, cleaning the larger Pyramid Butterflyfish. This fish looks similar to the Redlipped Cleaner Wrasse, Labroides rubrolabiatus, a species not recorded from Australian waters.
Last Updated: 9 August 2010
A Pyramid Butterflyfish at Mantis Reef View full size
Photographer: Erik Schlögl © Erik Schlögl
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