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Whitebarred boxfish

Anoplocapros lenticularis

I have have been diving for 20+ years and this is the first time that I can recall seeing one of these. Sighted at Rye Pier, Victoria. In approximately 5m of water

Depth 5m
Anoplocapros lenticularis

About this species

A boxfish with a concave snout and a high arched back. Males and females differ in colour – males are orange with a few white bands on the body. In females and juveniles, the white bands are outlined in black. Read more…

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