Florent's Guide To The

Tropical Reefs

Black-Backed Butterflyfish
Black-Backed Butterflyfish
Scientific Name: Chaetodon melannotus
Family: Chaetodontidae
Category: Butterflyfishes
Also known as: Blackback Butterflyfish
Size: 4 to 6 in. (10 to 15 cm)  
Depth: 6-80 ft. (2-25 m)
Distribution: Indo-West Pacific, Red Sea, Great Barrier Reef

External Reference: fishbase.org itis.gov

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