Redlip Morwong (Cheilodactylus zebra)

Also known as Zebra Morwong

Description

Also known as Zebra Morwong.

Found singly or in pairs over coral and rocky reefs.
They feed on benthic invertebrates.
Length - 22cm
Depth - ?m
Pacific Ocean - Easter Island, Japan, Taiwan

Morwongs are found in cool tropical to temperate waters.
They feed by taking mouthfuls of sand and filter benthic invertebrates through their gill raker's.
At night they hide in crevices and under rocks. Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/Cheilodactylus-zebra

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