Slippery okra

The Slippery okra lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 2 - 24 m environment.

slippery okra is the perfect food for that. i grew the two pods pictured alone, but growing okra this far north is a mug's game. More

from slippery okra and other green vegetables are always fried in a lot of oil and added to meat. Chili sauce is often made from green mangoes and red hot pepper. More

Common names

Budião in Portuguese (Português)
Clown wrasse in English
doncella in Spanish (español)
Doncella lista negra in Spanish (español)
Doncella payaso in Spanish (español)
Gudião-palhaço in Portuguese (Português)
Loro dientón amarillo in Spanish (español)
Slippery okra in English
斑鰭海豬魚 in Mandarin Chinese
斑鳍海猪鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Labridae
Genus : Halichoeres
Species : Halichoeres maculipinna
Authority : M