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Old 12/06/2018, 09:55 PM   #1
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Hoeven's wrasse ID?

I picked this guy up as an ornamental wrasse. I think it is a Hoeven's. Any guesses?

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Old 12/07/2018, 06:24 AM   #2
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She does look like a Juvenile Melanurus (Hoeven) or Chrysotaenia (Vrolik). Can't tell the different until they are much further along in development.


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Old 12/07/2018, 07:55 AM   #3
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Thank you Minh! Vrolik's would awesome as well!

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