Napoleon Wrasse - Cheilinus undulatus
This particular Napoleon Wrasse - Cheilinus undulatus was huge in size, nearly 2 meters length.
They are listed as Endangered due to their declining numbers and illegal taking by fisherman as this fish is considered a delicacy and highly sought after among Chinese communities in China. Taiwan and Hong Kong.
The humphead wrasse, ''Cheilinus undulatus'', is a species of wrasse mainly found on coral reefs in the Indo-Pacific region. It is also known as the Māori wrasse, Napoleon wrasse, Napoleon fish, Napoleonfish; and ''so mei'' 蘇眉 , ''mameng'' , and ''merer'' in the Pohnpeian language of the Caroline Islands.