Bannerfish?? But sighted in Florida


Sighted on Touchdown Reef off of Pompano Beach in 35 ft.  Anyone know of aquarium releases?


The folks at USGS would love to have a report on this non-native.  There are reports of Bannerfish off West Palm Beach, but no photos to ID which species of bannerfish.  Your fish is either Heniochus diphreutes or H. acuminatus.  Go to this web site to see a comparison:

The web site to report non-indigenous species is


Thanks!  I had reported it

Thanks!  I had reported it to Reef, but just sent a report to USGS too.

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