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Updated 12/31/2013

Family Labridae

JAPAN

Pteragogus aurigarius

Female, Osezaki, Izu, Japan, 30 feet

 

Male, Osezaki, Izu, Japan, 30 feet

Male, Yawatano, Izu, Japan, 30 feet

 

Ohaguro-bera 

Uncommon on rocky reefs.  Snout of females conical, males blunt, color variable.  Attains 8 inches.  Japan & Taiwan.