Pyramid Butterflyfish Hemitaurichthys polylepis

Pyramid Butterflyfish
Pyramid Butterflyfish
Pyramid Butterflyfish
The Pyramid Butterflyfish, named after the triangular-shaped white part of the body and also called the Yellow Zoster, is native to steep outer reef slopes with strong currents on tropical and subtropical reefs of the eastern Indo-Pacific. The face can be orange-yellow or black or a combination of dark yellow and grey. The fish can grow to 18cm long and diet is plankton.