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Butterfly perch  

Butterfly Perch

Caesioperca lepidoptera

FISH and Mammals

Butterfly perch are uncommon in our local environment however at certain times of the year a few are seen taking refuge at the Aramoana mole. They are easily identified by their pink colour and large black spot in the middle of their body.

Grows up to 40cm in length.


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