Postcard from the Reef – Toby

A very pale whitespotted toby found in the recesses of a cave. This particular fish was so pale I was re-checking the books to see if it was a different species. Nope, as far as I can tell this is the same whitespotted toby that is commonly seen on our reefs.

Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby
A very pale Hawaiian whitespotted toby (Canthigaster jactator) in a cave at 25ft depth at The Pentagon

Author: Andrew

An electrical engineer, amateur astronomer, and diver, living and working on the island of Hawaiʻi.

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