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Redtail Triggerfish - Xanthichthys mento

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''Xanthichthys mento'', the redtail triggerfish, blue-throat triggerfish, or crosshatch triggerfish, is a species of triggerfish from the Pacific. It inhabits outer-reef areas at depths of 6–131 m, and feeds on zooplankton. ''Xanthichthys mento'' grows to a size of 29 cm in length and occasionally makes its way into the aquarium trade.

Species identified by Albert Kang
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By Albert Kang

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Uploaded Apr 24, 2019. Captured Apr 14, 2019 04:12.
  • TG-5
  • f/3.2
  • 1/250s
  • ISO100
  • 5.14mm