Halichoeres hortulanus, checkerboard wrasse, Fourspot wrasse, Four-spot wrasse, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Halichoeres hortulanus, checkerboard wrasse, Fourspot wrasse, Four-spot wrasse, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Halichoeres hortulanus

Halichoeres hortulanus Description

Dorsal spines: 9; Dorsal soft rays: 11; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 11. Some geographical variations between Indian and Pacific Ocean and Red Sea. Adults with one or two yellow saddles over the back and sometimes with small black spot on upper peduncl

Halichoeres hortulanus Common Names

  • checkerboard wrasse, Fourspot wrasse, Four-spot wrasse

Halichoeres hortulanus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Halichoeres hortulanus, marine species closely related

Halichoeres hortulanus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Halichoeres hortulanus, geographic distribution

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

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Halichoeres hortulanus, underwater photographers

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