The name is derived from the dark spot on the fish's dorsal fin.

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The Butterbun lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 0 - 30 m environment.

Butterbun and his butler Poole. Butterbun is obsessing about a flashy disco dancer who appears on the street at night with a boom box to perform. The neighbors, including Poole, seem to enjoy his performances, but Butterbun is deeply suspicious. More

Mr Butterbun then returns home in a drunken state (1708ft). More

Butterbun on Nostrand Ave. 6.Bought Ebinger's Black-Out Cake (and didn't count the calories) 7.Bought knishes from Mrs. Stahls in Brighton, or Ruby the Kinish Man. 8. More

Butterbun: Unexpected Treasure (1918) More at IMDbPro More

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When I first got Butterbun and Poprocks (brothers) I used to give them fresh veggies and cheese every morning (when I only had them) in little bowls. I will always remember their little faces when I came into my room with the treats. More

Butterbun receives a request to attend an appeal tribunal and immediately rushes off. The board is then shown at work, when they interview a series of comic characters who either attempt to bribe or intimidate them. More

butterbun of French bread hoagie Cold Roast Turkey (12"/6") _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 7.19 5. More

(double meat not offered on a freshly baked butterbun of French bread hoagie ... ... More

copy shop, mano a mano, butterbun to course packet, engaged in an escalating — and public — war over the future of 240 square feet on the corner of York and Elm streets. More

Common names

Beija-moça in Portuguese (Português)
Bicudinha in Portuguese (Português)
Bicudo in Portuguese (Português)
Borboleta in Portuguese (Português)
Borboleta-amarelo in Portuguese (Português)
Butterbun in English
Caco-de-prato in Portuguese (Português)
Chamba blancu in Papiamento
Chamba blanku in Papiamento
Common butterflyfish in English
Dribob in Marshall
Dribob in Marshallese (Kajin M̧ajeļ)
Isabelita amarilla in Spanish (español)
Isabelita de lo alto in Spanish (español)
Jandaia in Portuguese (Português)
Katy in Creole, English
Katy in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Katy in English
Kulibangbang in Ilokano
Macamba blancu in Papiamento
Mariposa in Portuguese (Português)
Mariposa in Spanish (español)
mariposa perla amarilla in Spanish (español)
Namorado in Portuguese (Português)
Nördlicher Falterfisch in German (Deutsch)
parche in English
Parche ocelado amarillo in Spanish (español)
Paru-paro in Tagalog
Parum-amarelo in Portuguese (Português)
Parum-bicudo in Portuguese (Português)
Pletfinnet fanefisk in Danish (dansk)
Saberé in Portuguese (Português)
School mistress in English
spotfin butterflyfish in English
Tsumaguro-chochouo in Japanese (日本語)
Two-spotted butterflyfish in English
Viuvinha in Portuguese (Português)
рыба-бабочка глазчатая in Russian (русский язык)
鰭斑蝴蝶魚 in Mandarin Chinese
鳍斑蝴蝶鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Chaetodontidae
Genus : Chaetodon
Species : Chaetodon ocellatus
Authority : Bloch, 1787