Achoerodus gouldii


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Noun1.Achoerodus gouldii - found around the Great Barrier ReefAchoerodus gouldii - found around the Great Barrier Reef
wrasse - chiefly tropical marine fishes with fleshy lips and powerful teeth; usually brightly colored
Achoerodus, genus Achoerodus - a genus of Labridae
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The western blue groper (Achoerodus gouldii), a protogynous hermaphroditic labrid with exceptional longevity, late maturity, slow growth, and both late maturation and sex change.
3 -- Thysanophrys cirronasus, Rock Flathead *** Okay -- -- Family Labridae--Wrasses Achoerodus gouldii, Blue Groper *** Good -- 3 Achoerodus viridis Blue Groper Good -- -- Achoerodus sp.
Abstract--The western blue groper (Achoerodus gouldii) is shown to be a temperate protogynous hermaphrodite, which spawns between early winter and mid-spring.