Fish ID: Crested Morwong

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Family Morwongs (CHEILODACTYLIDAE)
species Cheilodactylus vestitus
size Up to 35cm
locality Coastal and estuarine reefs
behaviour Solitary or occasionally in pairs
range Cool tropical and temperate waters in eastern coast

Black and yellow diagonal stripes, distinctive red lips, and crest (when raised).