Picasso Triggerfish (Rhinecanthus aculeatus)

Common Name: Picasso Triggerfish
Scientific Name: Rhinecanthus aculeatus
Reef-Safe: No
Min. Tank Size: 180 gallons
Captive Care: Easy
Temperament: Aggressive
Max. Size: 25.4 cm (10")
Range: Fiji, Maldives, Tahiti
Depth: 21 - 81m (70 - 265ft)
Diet: Carnivore
Remarks: A very unique looking triggerfish that is very bold. It will rearrange rubbles and shells, as it hunts for hard-shelled crustaceans. Known to make a "grunting" sound. Also referred to as the Humuhumu Triggerfish.