Dark with yellow horizontal stripes. One black spot each on the first dorsal fin and at upper tail root as well as one eyespot on the second dorsal fin.
Size : 6 cm
Habitat : In lagoons and outreefs, 3-25 m. Territorial, inhabits small sand patches, always near reef formations that offer shelter. Usually observed alone and below overhangs.
Distribution : Red Sea and East Africa to SW Japan, Caroline Islands.