The Bi-Coloured Foxface Rabbitfish (Siganus vulpinus orSiganus uspi) is a tropical marine (saltwater) reef fish.
The Bi-Coloured Foxface Rabbitfish is purple-black with a yellow tail and yellow rear section. It has a yellow patch near its gills and a thick white band across its face. It has a nose that looks like the nose of a fox.
It measures about 18 centimetres (7 inches) long.
The Bi-Coloured Foxface Rabbitfish is native to the western Pacific Ocean. It prefers tropical reefs and lagoons.
It is omnivorous, eating mostly algae, but also zooplankton and coral.
Photographer: Martina Nicolls
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