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Redbreasted Wrasse ( Cheilinus fasciatus )

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Ed’s wrasse from Maasim

Common Name:   Wrasse

Local Name Mameng (Tagalog); Labayan, Buntogon, Mulmul (Cebuano)

Max Size:  40 cm

BiodiversityMarine, Reef-Associated

Depth:  4 – 60 m

Fishing Season:  All Year Long

Minimum Size Limit:  10 inches

Recommended Bait/Lures:  Shrimp, small fish and crustaceans

IUCN Red List Status:  Least Concern (LC)