Coris atlantica Günther, 1862
Coris atlantica
photo by Wirtz, P.

Family:  Labridae (Wrasses), subfamily: Corinae
Max. size: 
Environment:  reef-associated; marine
Distribution:  Eastern Atlantic: Cape Verde to Liberia.
Diagnosis:  Compared to C. julis, atlantica have longer pelvic fins, more suborbital pores, and configuration of the lateral line tubules.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 04 December 2008 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   

Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 30.10.01

Source and more info: For personal, classroom, and other internal use only. Not for publication.

Page created by Jen, 05.08.02, php script by kbanasihan 06/09/2010 ,  last modified by sortiz, 10/02/17