Higher classification Suezichthys
Scientific name Suezichthys arquatus
|Similar Suezichthys, Wrasse, Hypsigenyinae, Novaculini, Julidinae|
The rainbow slender wrasse, Suezichthys arquatus, is a species of wrasse native to the western Pacific Ocean where it is found from Japan to Australia and east to New Zealand. It occurs on reefs at depths from 13 to 100 m (43 to 328 ft), usually over patches of sand. This species can reach 13.5 cm (5.3 in) in total length.