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Butterflyfish (Chaetodontidae)Chaetodon flavirostris

Dusky Butterflyfish at Bournda National Park

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Chaetodon flavirostris at Bournda National Park - 14 Feb 2017
Chaetodon flavirostris at Bournda National Park - 14 Feb 2017

Identification history

Butterflyfish (Chaetodontidae) Chaetodon flavirostris 28 Feb 2017 LizAllen
Butterflyfish (Chaetodontidae) Chaetodon flavirostris 15 Feb 2017 LizAllen
Unidentified 15 Feb 2017 KerryVance

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Author's notes

Sorry about the poor quality photo but this little visitor is very shy. I've seen him 3 times in the same location but am struggling to get a decent shot.

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Serpula sp. (Orange Tube Worms) at Bournda National Park - 17 Jan 2019 by Maggie1
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Gymnothorax prasinus (Green Moray) at Bournda National Park - 4 Feb 2017 by KerryVance
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Phlyctenanthus australis (Brain Anemone) at Bournda National Park - 30 Jan 2017 by KerryVance
Aplysia sydneyensis (Sea Hare) at Bournda National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by KerryVance
Scutus antipodes (Elephant Snail) at Bournda National Park - 23 Mar 2014 by ALCW_BDRS
Dicathais orbita (Cartrut Shell ,The Sickly Purpurea) at Bournda National Park - 5 Feb 2013 by ALCW_BDRS
Coscinasterias muricata (Eleven-armed Seastar) at Bournda National Park - 15 Feb 2011 by ALCW_BDRS
Nodilittorina pyramidalis (Nodilittorina pyramidalis) at Bournda National Park - 15 Mar 2009 by ALCW_BDRS
Aphanopetalum resinosum (Gum Vine) at Bournda National Park - 11 Aug 1991 by bournda
Philotheca trachyphylla (Rock Waxflower) at Bournda National Park - 11 Aug 1991 by bournda

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Non-local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 13 Feb 2017 Recorded on
  • KerryVance Recorded by

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