A Vibrant Black Saddled Toby

black saddled toby (Canthigaster Valentini)

A beautifully patterned and vibrantly colored black saddled toby, scientifically known as the Canthigaster Valentini. This fish is widely distributed throughout the tropical and subtropical waters of the Indian Ocean, Red Sea included, and until the oceanic islands of the Pacific Ocean. It resides in rocky and coral reefs, lagoons and external reef at depths up to 55 meters. Black saddled tobies are active during the day and sleep at night. Learn more at Black Saddled Toby.