Florent's Guide To The

Tropical Reefs

Mimic Filefish
Mimic Filefish
Scientific Name: Paraluteres prionurus
Family: Monacanthidae
Category: Filefishes
Also known as: Blacksaddle Filefish, Blacksaddle Mimic, False Puffer
Size: 2 to 4 in. (5 to 10 cm)  
Depth: 3-80 ft. (1-25 m)
Distribution: Asian Pacific, Fiji, Great Barrier Reef
Note: Mimic the Black-Saddled Toby, Canthigaster valentini


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