Coris formosa, queen coris, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Coris formosa, queen coris, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Coris formosa

Coris formosa Description

Dorsal spines: 9; Dorsal soft rays: 12; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 12. Terminal males reddish to lavender in color; caudal with small, dark-edged, blue-green spots, posterior margin light orange-red. Juveniles orange, head and lower part of body dark

Coris formosa Common Names

  • queen coris

Coris formosa Taxonomic Structure

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

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Coris formosa, marine species closely related

Coris formosa, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Coris formosa, geographic distribution

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

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Coris formosa, underwater photographers

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