False Clown Wrasse and Red Coris Coris gaimard

False Clown Wrasse
False Clown Wrasse
Called the False Clown Wrasse as a juvenile since it mimics the Clown Anemonefish, and called the Red Coris as an adult, the late stage juvenile or subadult is shown. The full adult is red-brown with orange fins, blue spots and a yellow tail and is also called the Yellow-tail Coris. It is native to the Indo-Pacific and grows to 40cm. (Note the Clown Coris, Coris aygula is a different species.)