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Humphead Butterfly fish

Humphead Butterfly fish look like what like they were used as models when developing the stealth fighter.

humpheadsHumphead Butterfly fish look like what like they were used as models when developing the stealth fighter.  A shy fish that likes cracks wholes and wrecks to hide in.  Hump-heads swim in pairs and like most butterfly fish mate for life.   Very common in Raja Ampat and  Indonesian waters  in general, can be found in many tropical Asian waters.

Distinctive can opener nose with a pendant like triangular body shape very dark in color with black nose  long white stripe behind eye small black wedge with large greenish black wedge making up the majority of the fish with a white stripe right before the tail.  One of the few butterfly fish that does not have a pronounced false eye.

A very shy fish , like most butterfly fish mates for life and never gets very far from its mate

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