Posts Tagged "Chaetodontidae in the Gulf of Thailand"

Banner, Butterfly and Coral Fish; Chaetodontidae

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Small colourful fish that usually eat the coralla of Cnidarians, ie corals and anemones, although some are specialist plankton eaters. Much loved by our customers when diving and snorkelling. Lined Butterflyfish; Chaetodon lineolatus This distinctively marked fish is the largest of our butterflies. 5 Photos 8 banded Butterflyfish; Chaetodon octofasciatus This is our smallest Butterflyfish, but it is usually easy to find at most of the places we dive. 9 Photos Oval-spot Butterflyfish; Chaetodon speculum Spotted only twice - with a distinctive black line through the eye and the...

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