Photo 19491788, (c) Mark Rosenstein, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)

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What

Spot-lined Flasher Wrasse (Paracheilinus lineopunctatus)

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 19, 2018 04:14 PM EDT

Description

This was the only one of these I noticed the entire trip. When not "flashing", it looked just like all of the other flasher/fairy wrasses, but turned a beautiful purple (to the naked eye) with its nuptial displays.

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