Labroides dimidiatus (Valenciennes, 1839)

Santhosh, B and Xavier, Biji (2017) Labroides dimidiatus (Valenciennes, 1839). In: Prioritized Species for Mariculture in India. ICAR - Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, pp. 343-347. ISBN 978-93-82263-14-2

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    Blue streak cleaner wrasse is one of the most important and popular species of ornamental fish widely distributed in the natural waters of tropical countries. It is commercially valuable both as ornamental fish and for controlling ectoparasites. These are small fishes of about 9- 14 cm size with blue to yellow colour dorsally, fading to white or yellow ventrally. There is a black stripe running from the eye to the caudal fin margin which widens posteriorly.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: Aquaculture > Mariculture
    Aquaculture > Ornamental Fishes
    Divisions: CMFRI-Visakhapatnam
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2021 05:55
    Last Modified: 15 Mar 2021 05:55

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