Yellowfin Surgeonfish – Acanthurus xanthopterus

Don’t judge us just because we eat faeces.

The yellowfin surgeonfish’s name is attributed to the distinctive yellow dorsal fins. Yellow blotches are also present around the eyes. Their bodies are coloured in different shades of blue over the horizontal lines.

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Brace yourself for this: Individuals often swim under groups of sharks and barracudas, feeding on their faeces!

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