Fish ID: Brown Tang

Surgeonfish bluespine surgeonfish juvenile ci
Family Surgeonfish (ACANTHURIDAE)
species Zebrasoma scopas
size Up to 20cm
locality Lagoon and outer reefs
behaviour Solitary or in small groups
range Tropical Indian and Pacific Oceans

Brown at front turning more blue to rear, with fine horizontal pencil lines. Definite concave face with eyes close to front of head, and definite snout. Small white keel.