Unidentified wrasse

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  1. Halfmoon2

    Halfmoon2

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    Please help to identify this wrasse, 5 cm long and collected off Durban North Coast

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  3. SteveZi

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    looks like a cutribbon wrasse - stethojulis interrupta
     
  4. Ricky W

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    Its a gold bar
     
  5. Bubbles22

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    Yup - gold bar - Thalassoma hebraicum
     
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    Thank you
     
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    good to know.i picked up 1 of these on Saturday also
     
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    Very common species. They look good when they reach about 15cm and turn male.
     

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