Distribution: from the Red Sea and Eastern Africa to Japan, Hawaii, Marquesas and Rapa. One of the most distributed and common butterflyfish, easy to spot when snorkeling the Indo-Pacific.
Red Sea population lacks the black eyespot on the dorsal fin.
at Lagon de l’Hermitage (Réunion Island) © tamaris
at Aroa Marine Reserve (Cook Islands) © adventureswithambrose
at Plage de Tiahura (Tahiti and the Society Islands) © maupiti60
at Ras Um Sid (Egypt)
at Aharen Beach (Japan)
at Kahalu’u Bay (Big Island) © carolb
at Lagon de la Saline (Réunion Island) © tiffany4545
at L’Etang Salé (Réunion Island) © danode
at Lagon de l’Hermitage (Réunion Island) © danode
at Flat Island & Gabriel Island (Mauritius) © aurelie
at Hanauma Bay (Oahu)
at Lagon de la Saline (Réunion Island)
at Motu Fareone (Tahiti and the Society Islands)
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