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Common Name(s): Copperband Butterflyfish
Scientific Name: Chelmon Rostratus
Local Name(s):
Precaution: Harmless
Edible: Not known for consumption
CNR Time: 45 secs

A popular aquarium fish typically found near reefs but can be found near rocky areas and under jetties as well. They can be caught using small pieces of prawn meat or shrimps using small hooks. They are often caught in caged traps as well. It is recommended to release these fishes if they're caught accidentally.

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Reference: Fishbase, RMBR


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