Gilded Triggerfish

Xanthichthys auromarginatus

The gilded triggerfish or blue-throated Triggerfish, ''Xanthichthys auromarginatus'', is a spotted gray triggerfish. Males of the species have blue cheeks and yellow-bordered white fins. It is widely, but locally, distributed at islands in the Indo-Pacific.
Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderTetraodontiformes
FamilyBalistidae
GenusXanthichthys
SpeciesX. auromarginatus
Photographed in
Indonesia