Stripey Microcanthus strigatus

Stripey
Stripey
Stripey
The Stripey, the only fish in its genus, is native to the western Pacific Ocean with two distinct populations: the northern from Japan/Taiwan to Hawaii (Nagasaki fish) and the southern from Australia to New Caledonia (Australian Stripey).
Stripey
Stripey
Stripey
The laterally compressed fish covered in black and yellow/white stripes can grow to 16cm long. They swim in schools around reefs and structures.