Norfolkia brachylepisis commonly referred to as Scalyfin Threefin, Scalyfin Triplefin, Scaly-head Threefin, Schultz' Triplefin, Tropical Scaly-headed Triplefin. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Norfolkia brachylepis inhabits coral or rock, often under ledges, on clear lagoon and seaward reefs
Inhabits shallow coral and rocky areas on clear lagoon and seaward reefs, often sheltering in crevices and under ledges..
The specific name "brachylepis" is from the Greek "brachy" (= short), and "lepis" (= scale).