Thalassoma amblycephalum, Bluehead wrasse, bluntheaded wrasse, Parrotfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Thalassoma amblycephalum, Bluehead wrasse, bluntheaded wrasse, Parrotfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Thalassoma amblycephalum

Thalassoma amblycephalum Description

Head naked, no scales dorsally on opercle. Dorsal spines: 8; Dorsal soft rays: 13; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 10 or 11. Juveniles with rounded snout. Males become brightly colored and head usually green with a yellow band following on the body. Initi

Thalassoma amblycephalum Common Names

  • Bluehead wrasse, bluntheaded wrasse, Parrotfish

Thalassoma amblycephalum Taxonomic Structure

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

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Thalassoma amblycephalum, marine species closely related

Thalassoma amblycephalum, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Thalassoma amblycephalum, geographic distribution

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

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

Thalassoma amblycephalum, underwater photographers

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