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Scribbled/Scrawled Filefish

Aluterus scriptus


Aluterus scriptus (known also as scrawled filefish, broomtail filefish, or scribbled leatherjacket) is a Marine fish belonging to the family Monacanthidae.


Tropical coral reefs

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Spotted by

Batangas, Philippines

Lat: 13.69, Long: 120.89

Spotted on May 15, 2013
Submitted on Mar 31, 2014

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