Also known as Longfin Batfish, Longfin Platax Batfish, Longfin Teira, Orbicular Batfish, Roundface Batfish, Roundface Spadefish, Roundface Teira, Round-faced Batfish, Round-faced Spadefish, Round-faced Teira, Tall-fin Batfish Tall-fin Spadefish, Teira Batfish.
Found singly or in schools, in sheltered bays, lagoons, seaward reefs and around shipwrecks.
They feed on algae, invertebrates, and plankton.
Juveniles can be found in schools, under floating debris and sargassum rafts, of protected inner reefs.
Length - 60cm
Depth - 1-25m
Widespread Indo-West Pacific
Batfish have a flattened profile, juvenile batfish are extremely tall finned, but as they grow they become more rounded.
Often Inquisitive of divers. Ref: https://www.fishbase.de/summary/5739