Twotone Wrasse (species: Halichoeres prosopeion) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Halichoeres prosopeion
Twotone Wrasse

©Victor Huertas: Halichoeres prosopeion at the lagoon bommie, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Halichoeres prosopeion found at North Point near the bommie, Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Labridae
Genus Halichoeres
Species Halichoeres prosopeion



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



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Web resources


  • Bellwood, D.R. and P.C. Wainwright (2001). Locomotion in labrid fishes: implications for habitat use and cross-shelf biogeography on the Great Barrier Reef, Coral Reefs, 20: 139-150. LIRS catalog number 787.
  • Moyer, J.T. and Y. Yogo (1982). The lek-like mating system of Halichoeres melanochir (Pisces:Labridae) at Miyake-jima, Japan, Z. Tierpsychol., 60: 209-226. LIRS catalog number 96.
  • Stewart, B.D. (1998). Interactions between piscivorous coral reef fishes and their prey, Ph.D. thesis, James Cook University, Australia. LIRS catalog number 593.
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