Gallery description : wrasse

The life span is 3 - 10 years. Wrasse which methodical name is labridae is 11cm - 250cm (4in - 98in). Wrasse usually inhabits coral reefs and rocky shores. It has a scales skin type. The preferred food type is carnivore.

Facts about wrasses
NameWrasse
HabitatCoral reefs and rocky shores
OrderPerciformes
Size (L)11cm - 250cm (4in - 98in)
PhylumChordata
Optimum pH Level5 - 7
Average Clutch Size1,000
KingdomAnimalia
DietCarnivore
Common NameWrasse
Scientific NameLabridae
Main PreySmall fish and invertebrates
Distinctive FeaturesLarge, thick lips and protractile mouths
Skin TypeScales
PredatorsSharks, lionfish, barracuda
ClassActinopterygii
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Water TypeSalt
OriginAtlantic, indian and pacific oceans
FamilyLabridae
Life Span3 - 10 years
ColourGrey, black, brown, white, yellow, green, blue, orange
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