Species

Fish

Redbreasted wrasse

The red-breasted wrasse (Cheilinus fasciatus) is a species of wrasse native to the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean.Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 9; Dorsal so...

Fish

Floral wrasse

The floral wrasse (Cheilinus chlorourus) is a species of wrasse native to the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean from the coast of Africa to the Tuamotus and Marquesas.Short descript...

Fish

Bluestreak cleaner wrasse

The bluestreak cleaner wrasse (Labroides dimidiatus) is one of several species of cleaner wrasses found on coral reefs in Maldives.Like other cleaner wrasses, it eats parasites and d...

Fish

Bicolor cleaner wrasse

Bicolor cleaner wrasse(Labroides bicolor) is a species of wrasse endemic to the Indo-Pacific, Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean.Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 9; Dors...

Fish

Hump-headed Wrasse

The humphead wrasse is an enormous coral reef fishgrowing over six feet longwith a prominent bulge on its forehead.Distinctive Features:One of the largest reef fishes in...

Fish

Checkerboard wrasse

The checkerboard wrasse is a small sized fish that can reach a maximum length of 27 centimetres (11 in). Both its sex and appearance change during its life, and the colouring at each stage is rathe...