Tag: Upeneus Tragula

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Bar-Tailed Goatfish (Upeneus Tragula)

In this photo of a Bar-Tailed Goatfish (Upeneus Tragula) it is possible to see the groove below the chin in which the "chemosensory barbels" are placed when the fish is not searching for food.

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Bar-Tailed Goatfish (Upeneus Tragula)

A group of Bar-Tailed Goatfish (Upeneus Tragula) resting on a large coral formation.

This photo clearly shows all of the features which make identifying this species relatively easy. For example: