Coris julis - male
Common name: Mediterranean rainbow wrasse

Provenance: Madeira and Azores Islands; West of Portugal

Collection method: hand caught with scoop net while scuba-diving

Husbandry: relatively easy; appears to be more sensitive to microbial infection than other Labrid species

Photo: José Alberto
Description: Common name: Mediterranean rainbow wrasse

Provenance: Madeira and Azores Islands; West of Portugal

Collection method: hand caught with scoop net while scuba-diving

Husbandry: relatively easy; appears to be more sensitive to microbial infection than other Labrid species

Photo: José Alberto