Scientific name: 
Parupeneus barberinus
Distinctive features: 
Black stripe extends from snout to below 2nd dorsal fin. Large black spot on tail base.
to 50 cm (20 in.)

The dash-dot goatfish is white in coloration, with a black stripe that extends from the nose to beneath the back of the dorsal fin. A large black spot is present just before the tail fin. The dash-dot goatfish also has yellow on its upper back.