Pink-belly wrasse

The Pink-belly Wrasse can be recognised by its colouration. Females are brown-green to pinkish above and pale below. They have white blotches on the sides and a pink region on the rear of the abdomen. More

Image: A female Pink-belly Wrasse at North Solitary Island - Add comment Add tags A female Pink-belly Wrasse at North Solitary Island Description A female Pink-belly Wrasse at a depth of 13 m, North Solitary Island, More

Female pink-belly wrasse displaying red belly coloration (Okinawa, Japan) photo by L. LaPlante Reproductive behavior in coral reef fishes. The pink-belly wrasse (Halichoeres margaritaceus) occurs in shallow waters throughout the Indo-Pacific oceans. More

Species Summary: Halichoeres margaritaceus Pink-belly wrasse, You can sponsor this page, ... http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.cfm?&genusname=Halichoeres%09%09&speciesname=margaritaceus www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.cfm?&genusname=Halichoeres%09%09&speciesname=margaritaceus: Similar pages Halichoeres ... Halichoeres margaritaceus Dor, 1984 Julis margaritaceus Valenciennes, 1839; (valid as) Platyglossus opercularis G├Čnther, 1862; (synonym) Pseudojulis ... More

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Labridae
Genus : Halichoeres
Species : Halichoeres nebulosus
Authority : Valenciennes, 1839