Fish Id needed please

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  1. Dieter OD

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    Got small fish today,I think its a butterfly fish but not sure

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    Vagabond butterfly I think
     
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    Dieter OD

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    Cant be a Vagabond butterfly ,was caught in the Eilat on the Red Sea they are not found here.
     
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    Sorry.
    It's a juvenile THREADFIN butterfly
     
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    Thanks you got a scientific name for it maybe.
     
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    Ok currently about 1 cm in size not worried yet,will try to get it to eat frozen and live brine shrimp mussels.
     

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