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Clown triggerfish, captured @ Artis Zoo aquarium. Amsterdam, Netherlands.


The clown triggerfish, Balistoides conspicillum, is a triggerfish from the order Tetraodontiformes. This reef-associated fish is commonly found in the tropical Indo-Pacificcoastal waters from 1-75 metres in depth (3-250 ft). This fish is generally uncommon or rare throughout its range, which includes East Africa to South Africa, through to Indonesia, and all the way to Japan and New Caledonia.


The clown triggerfish is most commonly found around coral reefs. It lives in clear coastal to outer reef habitats. It also occurs in clear, seaward reefs near steep drop-offs.It also resides in the Great Barrier reef.



Nikon D700

Nikkor 105 mm f/2.8 VR

ISO 3200


1/60 s

Single RAW



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Taken on October 13, 2010