red goatfish


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Noun1.red goatfish - body bright scarlet with 2 yellow to reddish strips on sidered goatfish - body bright scarlet with 2 yellow to reddish strips on side
genus Mullus, Mullus - type genus of the Mullidae: goatfishes
goatfish, Mullus surmuletus, red mullet, surmullet - brightly colored tropical fishes with chin barbels
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