Peppered Butterflyfish - (Chaetodon guttatissimus)

The Peppered Butterflyfish, also known as Chaetodon guttatissimus, is a species of marine fish belonging to the family Chaetodontidae. It is native to the waters of the Indo-Pacific region, including the Red Sea, the East African coast, and various islands in the Indian Ocean. This species is characterized by its striking appearance, with a black body adorned with white speckles and yellow accents on its fins. Peppered Butterflyfish typically inhabit coral reefs and lagoons, where they feed on a diet consisting mainly of coral polyps, small invertebrates, and algae. They are popular among aquarium enthusiasts due to their attractive coloration and relatively peaceful demeanor in captivity.


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