Fish ID: Longnose Butterflyfish

Butterflyfish longnose cki
Family Butterflyfish (CHAETODONTIDAE)
species Forcipiger flavissimus
size Up to 20cm
locality Just about every part of the reef
behaviour Usually feeding in pairs
range Throughout the Indian Ocean to the Pacific

Clearly identifiable by its long nose. Different from the really-long nosed, in that the really-long nosed has speckles on its chin, the long-nosed doesn’t.