Graceful Pearlfish, Encheliophis gracilis (Bleeker 1856)

Illustration of a Graceful Pearlfish, Enchelyophis gracilis - the type of Fierasfer umbratilis, a junior synonym. Source: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes. License: CC BY Attribution-Noncommercial-ShareAlike

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Encheliophis gracilis in Fishes of Australia, accessed 07 Jul 2022,

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CAAB Code:37229001

Behaviour:Commensal with starfish and holothurians

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