Bodianus axillaris (Bennett, 1832)
Axilspot hogfish

Common on seaward and some lagoon reefs. Spotted juveniles usually in caves on the slope or in surge channels, while the adults may be in caves or exposed on the reef.

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Created 26 May 2014
Updated 14 March 2015

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