Queen coris

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The Queen coris lives in the reef-associated, marine, usually 2 - 50 m environment.

* Queen coris, Coris formosa (Bennett, 1830) * Yellowtail coris, Coris gaimard (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) * Coris hewetti Randall, 1999 * Mediterranean rainbow wrasse, Coris julis (Linnaeus, 1758) * More

This fish is known as Queen Coris and the correct latin name is Coris Formosa. It belongs to the Wrasses family. (e) It's origin is Indian Ocean. (e) Character and suggestions regarding care The Queen Coris specie belongs to aggressive fish. More

The Queen coris is a wrasse that grows very big and it is recommended for advanced saltwater aquarists only. It is rather sensitive and requires a large aquarium. Adult and juvenile specimens differ a lot in appearance from each other. More

Queen Coris - Formosan Coris Wrasses. * 2. Red Coris Wrasses (Adult/Juvenile) - Coris gaimard - Yellowtail Coris - Red Coris. * 3. More

Queen Coris Wrasse Photos, Coris formosa = - Photo of Coris formosa, Queen coris wrasse N Images: 1 Home Blog New Search View Light Table Clear Light Table Add All To Light Table Compact View More

The Queen coris Coris formosa inhabits the western Indian Ocean, southern Red Sea from South Africa east to Sri Lanka. Pictured above is an adult. More

Common names

Caralete rainha in Portuguese (Português)
Didanagihikkae in Mahl
Doncella reina in Spanish (español)
Dronningegylte in Danish (dansk)
Girelle reine in French (français)
Kodiyan-nhola in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Koningin-coris in Afrikaans
Korys piekny in Polish (polski)
Mameng in Tagalog
Mul-mul in Ilokano
Mwenza mawe in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Queen coris in English
red wrasse in English
Tamarin in French (français)
കൊടിയന് ഞോള in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
台湾盔鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
台灣盔魚 in Mandarin Chinese
費氏盔魚 in Mandarin Chinese
费氏盔鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Labridae
Genus : Coris
Species : Coris formosa
Authority : Bennett, 1830