Category:Wrasse

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Wrasse and Hogfish belong to the family Labridae. Most species change colour and sex with growth, from an initial phase of both males and females, the latter able to change sex into an often brilliantly coloured terminal male phase. Most species do well in aquaria. There are over 480 known species of Wrasse and Hogfish.


Latin names are listed below, for common names click here.


Common Name Species Name Image Difficulty Maximum Size Tank Size
Bird Wrasse Gomphosus varius Gomphosus varius1486.jpg Challenging 11 in 75 gal
Black Leopard Wrasse Macropharyngodon kuiteri Macropharyngodon kuiteri.jpg Challenging 4 in 55 gal
Bluehead Fairy Wrasse Cirrhilabrus cyanopleura KuroheriIBRsm.jpg Moderate 5 in 90 gal
Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse Labroides dimidiatus No Image.png Challenging 5.5 in 50 gal
Blunthead Wrasse Thalassoma amblycephalum KogashiraBRnup.jpg Challenging 6 in 75 gal
Diana's Hogfish Bodianus diana Bodianus diana45345.jpg Moderate 10 in 50 gal
Exquisite Wrasse Cirrhilabrus exquisitus Cirrhilabrus exquisitus992.jpg Moderate 5 in 70 gal
Harlequin Wrasse Bodianus eclancheri No Image.png Moderate 61 cm 300 gal
Hooded Fairy Wrasse Cirrhilabrus bathyphilus No Image.png Moderate 3.5 in 55 gal
Jansen's Wrasse Thalassoma jansenii Thalassoma jansenii3563.jpg Challenging 8 in 75 gal
Longfin Fairy Wrasse Cirrhilabrus rubriventralis No Image.png Moderate 3 in 50 gal
Lubbock's Wrasse Cirrhilabrus lubbocki Cirrhilabrus lubbocki4537.jpg Challenging 3 in 30 gal
Mystery Wrasse Pseudocheilinus ocellatus Pseudocheilinus ocellatus2342.jpg Moderate 4.7 in 30 gal
Pink-Streaked Wrasse Pseudocheilinops ataenia Pseudocheilinops ataenia6456.jpg Moderate 2.5 in 15 gal
Red Tail Flasher Wrasse Paracheilinus rubricaudalis No Image.png Challenging 3.5 in 30 gal
Redheaded Fairy Wrasse Cirrhilabrus solorensis Cirrhilabrus solorensis.jpg Moderate 5 in 55 gal
Richmond's Wrasse Halichoeres richmondi No Image.png Challenging 7.5 in 70 gal
Rockmover Wrasse Novaculichthys taeniourus Novaculichthys taeniourus 1.jpg Moderate 12 in 105 gal
Sixbar Wrasse Thalassoma hardwicke Thalassoma hardwicke-5498.jpg Challenging 8 in 75 gal
Twospot Hogfish Bodianus bimaculatus Bodianus bimaculatus9928.jpg Moderate 4 in 30 gal
Whitebanded Sharpnose Wrasse Wetmorella albofasciata No Image.png Moderate 6 cm 30 gal
Yellow Banded Possum Wrasse Wetmorella nigropinnata No Image.png Moderate 3 in 15 gal
Yellowfin Flasher Wrasse Paracheilinus flavianalis No Image.png Challenging 3.5 in 30 gal

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