Manybar goatfish

These fish have two large barbels protruding from their lower jaws. These barbels contain sensory organs which the fish use to taste. The barbels are usually kept folded away, but they can be quickly deployed to catch prey on the seabed.

Scientific Name
Parupeneus multifasciatus
Order: Perciformes, Family: Mullidae
South of Wakayama Prefecture, Indian Ocean, Pacific Ocean