Thalassoma lutescens, Green moon wrasse, Parrotfish, Sunset wrasse, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Thalassoma lutescens, Green moon wrasse, Parrotfish, Sunset wrasse, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Thalassoma lutescens

Thalassoma lutescens Description

Dorsal spines: 8; Dorsal soft rays: 13 or 14; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 11. Body without longitudinal stripes. Initial phase body yellow with light red vertical lines. Terminal phase body abruptly blue to blue-green behind pink and green head. Reddi

Thalassoma lutescens Common Names

  • Green moon wrasse, Parrotfish, Sunset wrasse

Thalassoma lutescens Taxonomic Structure

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

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Thalassoma lutescens, marine species closely related

Thalassoma lutescens, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Thalassoma lutescens, geographic distribution

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

Country Locations Dive Sites
New Caledonia Noumea Passe de Boulari

    Thalassoma lutescens, underwater photographers

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