Fish ID: Tailspot Squirrelfish

Squirrelfish tailspot squirrelfish sargoncentron caudimaculatum cki
Family Soldierfish (HOLOCENTRIDAE)
species Sargocentron caudimaculatum
size Up to 25cm
locality Near or inside reefs
behaviour By day, resting in sheltered spot
range Tropical and sub-tropical Indian and Pacific Oceans

Only squirrelfish with a completely white caudal peduncle – where the tail meets the body.