Cuckoo wrasse, new fish species for the Netherlands


This is a male cuckoo wrasse video, made in an aquarium.

Translated from the Dutch Stichting Anemoon ichthyologists:

21 December 2016 – On the Cleaver Bank, 150 kilometers northwest of Texel island, using an ROV, an underwater vehicle operated remotely, a cuckoo wrasse has been observed. This is the first report of this species in Dutch waters.

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