Chaetodon trifasciatus

Chaetodon trifasciatus

Melon butterflyfish

Indian redfin butterflyfish, lineated butterflyfish

Distribution: tropical Indian Ocean. Common for example in Réunion and Mauritius.

Replaced by Chaetodon austriacus in the Red Sea, Chaetodon melapterus in Arabian Sea and Chaetodon lunulatus in the Pacific Ocean.

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