|size||up to 48cm|
|locality||Near reefs over sandy substrate|
|behaviour||Usually in groups|
|range||Indian and Pacific Oceans|
Batfish look a little like pewter plates standing vertically in the water. Silvery, slow moving – quite majestic – unlike any other fish. (And nothing like a fruit bat, cricket bat or any other kind of bat!) Here you can see face on, and it almost has a round face.