Also known as Flutemouth, Tobacco Pipefish, Tobbaco Trumpetfish, Trumpetfish, Unarmed Trumpetfish.
Found singly over hard rocky bottoms and seagrass flats of coastal reefs.
They feed on crustaceans, small fish and invertebrates by stalking their victims!
Length - 120cm
Depth - 0-200m
Widespread Eastern Atlantic, Western Atlantic
Cornetfish swim near the bottom above sand or rubble areas and near reefs during the day, can often be seen in small groups at night in shallow protected areas, these fish are often found hovering close to another fish for protection and for hunting..
They change their colouring to match their surroundings. Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/Fistularia-tabacaria