Dusky rubberlips

The Dusky rubberlips lives in the reef-associated, marine environment.

dusky rubberlips (Plectorhinchus chubbi) that rolled in off the sand to the north. The rubberlips immediately began sucking up clods of sand just as the snappers had been doing. More

dusky rubberlips, soldiers and schools of fusiliers that swam around the rocky outcrop. The beautiful black branched coral swayed in the current and we quietly watched the garden eels and razor fish going about their business on the sand. More

Common names

Diagramme sombre in French (français)
Donker rubberlip in Afrikaans
dusky rubberlip in English
Dusky rubberlips in English
Dusky sweetlips in English
Komba in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Matako in Somali (Soomaaliga)
Pargo sombreado in Portuguese (Português)
查氏胡椒鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
查氏胡椒鲷 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Haemulidae
Genus : Plectorhinchus
Species : Plectorhinchus chubbi
Authority : Regan, 1919