Fish ID: Ring or Arc-eye Hawkfish

Hawkfish ring or arc eye hawkfish paracirrhites arcatus thl
Family Hawkfish (CIRRHITIDAE)
species Paracirrhites arcatus
size To 14cm
locality On coral heads of seaward reefs
behaviour Solitary
range Indo West Pacific

Classic hawkfish shape usually sitting on coral head; green-brown body with white strip to tail and distinctive orange arc behind the eye, and on gill cover.