Peppered butterflyfish

Photo: Vardhan Patankar

Chaetodon guttatissimus (Bennett, 1833)

Inhabit lagoon and seaward reefs. Occurs in pairs or small groups. Feeds on polychaetes, coral polyps, and algae. Oviparous. Form pairs during breeding (Ref. Fishbase)

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