Burgess' butterflyfish

The Burgess' butterflyfish lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 40 - 80 m environment.

Burgess' Butterflyfish is overall white instead of yellow but with similar bands on the side. Length/Diameter of fish: Adults reach 4.7 inches (12 cm), but most specimens available are around 2.8 - 3.1 inches (7 - 8 cm). More

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The diet of the Burgess' Butterflyfish should consist of preparations containing various meaty foods. Finely chopped clams, shrimp, squid, mysis, brine, and krill should all be offered, as well as plenty of algae based products. Maximum Length: 6 in. More

Common names

Alibang-bang in Tagalog
Alibang-bang in Unknown
Alibang-bang in Visayan
Black-barred butterflyfish in English
Burgess' butterflyfish in English
Burgess' fanefisk in Danish (dansk)
Kulibangbang in Ilokano
Kulibangbang in Unknown
波斯蝴蝶魚 in Mandarin Chinese
波斯蝴蝶魚 in Unknown
波斯蝴蝶鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
波斯蝴蝶鱼 in Unknown

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Chaetodontidae
Genus : Chaetodon
Species : Chaetodon burgessi
Authority : Allen and Starck, 1973