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Grey wrasse

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Kingdom  Animalia
Suborder  Labroidei
Subfamily  Labrinae
Genus  Symphodus
Order  Perciformes
Class  Actinopterygii
Family  Labridae
Phylum  Chordata
Rank  Species
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Similar  Symphodus, Pointed‑snout wrasse, Ocellated wrasse, Axillary wrasse, Five‑spotted wrasse

symphodus cinereus grey wrasse


The grey wrasse, Symphodus cinereus, is a species of wrasse native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean and along the coasts of the Mediterranean Sea to the Black Sea. It inhabits coastal waters, preferring beds of eelgrass at depths from 1 to 20 m (3.3 to 65.6 ft). It can reach 16 cm (6.3 in) in total length, though most do not exceed 8 cm (3.1 in). It is important to local peoples as a food fish and is popular as a game fish. It can also be found in the aquarium trade.

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Grey wrasse Wikipedia


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