African Spadefish (Tripterodon orbis)

Also known as No there name


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Found in coastal waters around coral and rocky reefs.
They feed on rock and coral dwelling organisms.
Length - 30cm
Depth - ?m
Widespread Western Indian Ocean

Batfish have a flattened profile, juvenile batfish are extremely tall finned, but as they grow they become more rounded.
Often Inquisitive of divers. Ref:


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