small black and yellow striped fish swimming in coral reef in the sea egypt
Black Banded Leporinus - Leporinus fasciatus
The mailed butterflyfish Chaetodon reticulatus is a species of butterflyfish found at depths of from 1 to 30 metres 3. It grows to a length of 18 centimetres 7. It is also of minor importance to local commercial fisheries. Pictures: Cook Islands by Sami Salmenkivi. It is a quite distinct species, but most closely related to the Speckled Butterflyfish C.
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Not all Leporinus carry the distinctive yellow and black stripes seen in the species most fish owners are familiar with. Closely resembling each other, the primary difference is the shape of the caudal fin and the number of stripes. Some specimens of L. Although a few members of this family are regularly seen for sale in the aquarium market, there is little information available in print about the various Leporinus species.