Meyer’s butterflyfish

Photo: Vardhan Patankar

Chaetodon meyeri (Bloch & Schneider, 180)

Occurs in coral rich areas of clear lagoon and seaward reefs, and feed exclusively on coral polyps. Juvenile usually solitary among branching corals, adults usually paired and home-ranging. Oviparous. Form pairs during breeding (Ref. Fishbase)

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