Sufflamen bursa


Scyth triggerfish
Characteristic features:
Colour:

2 vertical curved dark bands on head near gill opening, white area from mouth to anal fin, rest of body pale grey to brownish.

Size:

Up to 24 cm TL.

Distribution:

Indo–West Pacific in tropical waters.

Habitat:

Coral reefs, from 3 to 90 m depth.

Indonesian fisheries:

Caught by gillnets, traps and drive-in nets.

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