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Gold Spotted Rabbitfish

Siganus punctatus

Living in warm coastal reefs, the young tend to swim in groups of 50 or more until they are large enough to fend for themselves. Adults will inhabit the deepwater reefs and live in pairs. This species is easily recognized by its coloration.


Found At

Robert J. LaFortune Wildlife Trek | Life in the Water

CONSERVATION STATUS

Least Concern

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