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Sparisoma tuiupiranga

Sparisoma tuiupiranga (Sptui_m0.jpg)
by Gasparini, J.L.


Size (cm): 14.4 SL
Locality: Brazil, Ilha Rasa de Fora, Guarapari, EspĂ­rito Santo  
Sex/Stage: male 
Reference: Gasparini, J.L., J.-C. Joyeux and S.R. Floeter, 2003
Sparisoma tuiupiranga, a new species of parrotfish (Perciformes: Labroidei: Scaridae) from Brazil, with comments on the evolution of the genus.
Remark: Terminal phase male, holotype, UFES 1821 (The pale area above the tip of pectoral fin is from a spear wound). 

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