Fish ID: Truncate Coralfish

Butterflyfish truncate coralfish nsw hp foa
Family Butterflyfish (CHAETODONTIDAE)
species Chelmonops truncatus
size Up to 22cm
locality Deeper coatal reefs and rock estuaries
behaviour Usually in pairs
range Temperate waters

Four vertical black bands over a silver to silvery brown triangular body, which has a vertical clean cut backend beyond which is a tail – also truncate in shape.