Fish ID: Surge Wrasse

Wrasse surge wrasse thalassoma purpureum lhi
Family Wrasse (LABRIDAE)
species Thalassoma purpureum
size To 40cm
locality Coral and seaward reefs
behaviour Solitary or in small groups
range Indo West Pacific inc E. Australia

Green body with a purple line along the top of each side of the back, and two more redder lines below. Red markings emanating from the eye.