Canthidermis maculata


Oceanic triggerfish CNT
Characteristic features:
Colour:

Dark brown to black with many irregular white spots on body and fins.

Size:

Up to 50 cm TL.

Distribution:

Circumglobal in temperate and tropical waters.

Habitat:

Epipelagic, often close to drifting objects.

Indonesian fisheries:

Caught with longlines.

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