Grass tuskfish

The Grass tuskfish lives in the reef-associated, marine environment.

grass tuskfish (purple tuskfish) Choerodon cephalotes Common name Scientific name 100 Fisheries (Coral Reef Fin Fish) Management Plan 2003 SCHEDULE 2 (continued) hogfish Bodianus spp. More

Grass Tuskfish Choerodon cephalotes Grass Tuskfish Choerodon cephalotes are just magnificent fish to watch when they are hunting. More

Common names

Grass parrot in English
Grass tuskfish in English
Lippfisch in German (Deutsch)
Lupit in Surigaonon
purple tuskfish in English
Tallad in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Tuskfish in English
花面猪齿鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
花面豬齒魚 in Mandarin Chinese
豚眼魚 in Mandarin Chinese
豚眼鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Labridae
Genus : Choerodon
Species : Choerodon cephalotes
Authority : Castelnau, 1875