Variegated jawfish

The Variegated jawfish lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range - 35 m environment.

don't believe it is a Variegated Jawfish; rather it is an undescribed species from the Bali region. The Variegated Jawfish generally looks more like the less colorful dusky jawfish, whereas this guy has the brilliant red head and green body flecked with blue. He was a brilliant fish. More

Common names

Variegated jawfish in English

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Opistognathidae
Genus : Opistognathus
Species : Opistognathus solorensis
Authority : Bleeker, 1853