Kwajalein Fusiliers (Caesionidae)

Five species of Fusiliers are currently known from Kwajalein. All are schooling planktonic feeders and can often be found in mixed schools of two or even three species. They can be seen frequently on lagoon, pinnacle and seaward reefs, except for Pterocaesio trilineata, which seems restricted to lagoon reefs and pinnacles.


Caesio caerulaurea


Caesio teres

Pterocaesio marri

Pterocaesio tile

Pterocaesio trilineata

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