Banded Butterflyfish ==Chaetodon striatus== | |= COMMON NAME: ||= Banded Butterflyfish | |= SCIENTIFIC NAME: ||= Chaetodon striatus | |= SIZE AVAILABLE: ||= ~2 inches | |= MINIMUM TANK SIZE: ||= 50 gallons | |= FOOD/DIET: ||= Omnivore | |= CARE LEVEL: ||= Moderately easy | |= REEF SAFE: ||= No. Will eat reef inhabitants. | |= AVAILABILITY: ||= Most always available - 99% | *It is a deep bodied, thin, disc-shaped fish, designed for maneuverability about its home and not for long distance swimming. *The side fins have prominent spines in the front. *Its forehead is quite bubbled in and its snout is very short.