Cheilinus undulatus, Double-headed maori wrasse, Giant humphead wrasse, Giant maori wrasse, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Cheilinus undulatus, Double-headed maori wrasse, Giant humphead wrasse, Giant maori wrasse, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Cheilinus undulatus

Cheilinus undulatus Description

Dorsal spines: 9; Dorsal soft rays: 10; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 8. Adults of this species develop thick lips and a prominent bulbous hump on the forehead. Juveniles pale greenish with elongate dark spots on scales tending to form bars; 2 black lin

Cheilinus undulatus Common Names

  • Double-headed maori wrasse, Giant humphead wrasse, Giant maori wrasse

Cheilinus undulatus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Cheilinus undulatus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Cheilinus undulatus species belongs to.

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Cheilinus undulatus, marine species closely related

Cheilinus undulatus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Cheilinus undulatus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Cheilinus undulatus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Cheilinus undulatus are marked in green.

Cheilinus undulatus, geographic distribution

Where is Cheilinus undulatus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Cheilinus undulatus can be found.

Cheilinus undulatus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Cheilinus undulatus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Cheilinus undulatus.