Fish ID: Banded Maori Wrasse

Wrasse banded maori wrasse gbr hp
Family Wrasse (LABRIDAE)
species Cheilinus trilobatus
size Up to 35m
locality Coastal and outer reefs
behaviour Usually along reef margins
range Coral Sea

Classic wrasse shape with dorsal fin on last three quarters of the body, anal fin on last half; black and white vertical bands along its body and tail with red highlights behind the eye and on margins.