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Humu Picasso Triggerfish

BAD Fish

Scientific Name Rhinecanthus aculeatus

Other Name(s) Humuhumu Triggerfish; Picasso Triggerfish

Care Level

Family

Humu Picasso Triggerfish

BAD Fish
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Pale green/grey to tan upper body shading to white below; distinct orange streak extending from mouth; dark band at eye; numerous diagonal bands extending from dark patch mid body. Attempts at captive breeding have been unsuccessful.