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