Batu coris

The Batu coris lives in the reef-associated, marine, usually 2 - 15 m environment.

The Batu Coris occurs in tropical marine waters and can be recognised by its colouration, which varies as the fish grows. It inhabits sandy areas feeding on crabs and gastropods. More

* Batu coris, Coris batuensis (Bleeker, 1856) * Doubleheader, Coris bulbifrons Randall & Kuiter, 1982 * Spottail coris, Coris caudimacula (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) * Coris centralis Randall, 1999 * More

Batu coris Batu coris (Coris batuensis) doubleheader doubleheader (Coris bulbifrons) spottail coris spottail coris (Coris caudimacula) (Coris centralis) African coris African coris (Coris cuvieri) (Coris debueni) pale-barred coris pale-barred coris More

Batu coris, Coris batuensis Batu coris, Coris batuensis Spotfin coris, Coris dorsomaculata Spotfin coris, Female, Coris dorsomaculata Yellowstripe coris, Female, Coris More

Whitebelly Toby with Batu Coris Canthigaster bennetti with Coris batuensis Lembeh Straits Indonesia (Stock Image 1927-3300 More

Batu coris (Coris batuensis) English Blackbar coris (Coris nigrotaenia) English Blackstripe coris (Coris pictoides) English Clown coris (Coris aygula) English Dapple More

Common names

Balaki in Ilokano
Bankilan in Tagalog
Banog in Other
Batu coris in English
Batu rainbow-wrasse in English
Bungat in Tagalog
Danlugan in Other
Dapple coris in English
Dapple coris in Tagalog
Isdang bato in Tagalog
Kit-kit in Tagalog
Koilauko in Gela
Labayan in Davawenyo
Labayan in Tagalog
Labayan in Visayan
Labayan in Waray-waray
labe senivasili in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Lampalampa in Other
Lubay-lubay in Other
Lubayan in Waray-waray
Lulukdayan in Tagbanwa Calamian
Mameng in Tagalog
Maming in Tagalog
Maringyan in Bikol
Mol-mol in Cebuano
Molmol in Other
Mul-mul in Davawenyo
Pallid wrasse in English
Pilo-pilo in Other
Pirat-pirat in Other
Schroeder's coris in English
Schroeder's rainbow wrasse in English
Schroeder's rainbow-wrasse in English
Shichisen-musumebera in Japanese (日本語)
Tamago in Visayan
Tausay in Other
Variegated rainbowfish in English
Variegated wrasse in English
Verde verde in Ilokano
Yellow wrasse in English
巴都盔魚 in Mandarin Chinese
巴都盔鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
施氏盔魚 in Mandarin Chinese
施氏盔鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
杂色盔鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
雜色盔魚 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Labridae
Genus : Coris
Species : Coris batuensis
Authority : Bleeker, 1856-57