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Family Mullidae

INDO-PACIFIC

Parupeneus crassilabris

Wakatobi, Indonesia

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THICKLIPPED GOATFISH

Occasional on reefs, feeding near dawn & dusk.  Attains 10 inches.  Western Australia to Okinawa and Tonga.  Formerly known as Parupeneus bifasciatus.  Related to Parupeneus insularis and Parupeneus trifasciatus.