Diagonal Butterflyfish [Chaetodon fasciatus]

Diagonal Butterflyfish, also known as the Red Sea raccoon butterflyfish or Striped Butterflyfish. Maximum length 22cm. They have a yellow body with 11 diagonal stripes. Habitat: Over and around corals, on which they feed. Distribution Red Sea only.

Picture: Naama Bay, Red Sea, Egypt by Sami Salmenkivi

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