Chaetodon melapterus 

Scope: Persian Gulf
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Citation: Feary, D., Matsuura, K. & Motomura, H. 2015. Chaetodon melapterus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T165724A57087829. . Downloaded on 20 July 2018.
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