Scotts' wrasse

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Scotts' wrasse
Cirrhilabrus scottorum.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Labriformes
Family: Labridae
Genus: Cirrhilabrus
C. scottorum
Binomial name
Cirrhilabrus scottorum

Scotts' wrasse, Cirrhilabrus scottorum, is a species of wrasse native to the Pacific Ocean, where it occurs at depths of 3 to 40 m (9.8 to 131.2 ft) on coral reefs from Australia's Great Barrier Reef to the Pitcairn Islands. It can reach a total length of 13 cm (5.1 in). It is found in the aquarium trade.[2]


  1. ^ Rocha, L. & Yeeting, B. (2010). "Cirrhilabrus scottorum". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2010: e.T187599A8577714. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-4.RLTS.T187599A8577714.en. Retrieved 5 January 2020.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Cirrhilabrus scottorum" in FishBase. August 2013 version.

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