Dash-and-dot goatfish

The dash-and-dot goatfish has the twin chin barbels typical of goatfishes.

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The dash-and-dot goatfish, Parupeneus barberinus, is a goatfish of the family Mullidae. More

The Dash-and-dot goatfish is known under several names of which the two most common are Dash-and-dot goatfish and Bicolor goatfish. It is a beautiful fish that is relatively common in the trade. More

Some Goatfish are like the Dash-and-Dot Goatfish, in that they hide during the day and feast at night. There are some exceptions, such as the Yellow-lined Goatfish. They are much braver than their cousins, and search for food in broad daylight. More

Dash-and-dot Goatfish at Koh Tachai = Previous picture Previous Next Next picture Underwater Pictures Index dash-and-dot goatfish (Parupeneus barberinus) By night the dash-and-dot goatfish (Parupeneus barberinus) adopts a pink mottled coloration and its dark More

Another name for a Dash-and-dot goatfish is a Parupeneus barberinus Source: Digital Fish Funnel, August 6, 2004 report as bad entry | send to a friend via email Add your own definition of Dash-and-dot More

And the dash-and-dot goatfish is the largest kind of goatfish. Goatfish appear in large groups. Goatfish are good to eat, and some are caught by a cast net, a scoop net, a drag net, a gill net, a spear, or a hook and line. More

dash-and-dot goatfish (Parupeneus barberinus) and sharksucker (Echeneis naucrates) By night at Phi Phi Leh, a sharksucker (Echeneis naucrates) has found a sleeping dash-and-dot goatfish (Parupeneus barberinus) as its host. More

Dash-and-Dot Goatfish – Information on how to keep this species (Parupeneus barberinoides). More

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Mullidae
Genus : Parupeneus
Species : Parupeneus barberinus
Authority : Lacep