Chaetodon capistratus, Butterbun, Butterfly, foureye butterflyfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Chaetodon capistratus, Butterbun, Butterfly, foureye butterflyfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Chaetodon capistratus

Chaetodon capistratus Description

Dorsal spines: 13; dorsal soft rays: 17 to 20; anal spines: 3; anal soft rays: 16 or 17. Large black spot surrounded by a white ring on body below rear of dorsal fin. Narrow, dark, diagonal lines that meet at mid-side, forming series of forward-pointing c

Chaetodon capistratus Common Names

  • Butterbun, Butterfly, foureye butterflyfish

Chaetodon capistratus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Chaetodon capistratus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Chaetodon capistratus species belongs to.

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Chaetodon capistratus, marine species closely related

Chaetodon capistratus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Chaetodon capistratus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Chaetodon capistratus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Chaetodon capistratus are marked in green.

Chaetodon capistratus, geographic distribution

Where is Chaetodon capistratus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Chaetodon capistratus can be found.

Country Locations Dive Sites
Netherlands Antilles Curaçao Playa Piscardó

    Chaetodon capistratus, underwater photographers

    Which photographers have photos of Chaetodon capistratus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Chaetodon capistratus.