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Tetrosomus gibbosus (Five Fingered Wrasse) is a species of bony fishes in the family boxfishes. Individuals can grow to 30.0 cm. They have sexual reproduction. Reproduction is iteroparous and oviparous. They rely on ostraciiform, anal and dorsal fin swimming, and median/paired fin propulsion to move around.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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  • URI: https://eol.org/schema/terms/ostraciiform
  • Definition: Body/caudal fin propulsion, with no appreciable body wave when they employ caudal locomotion. Only the tail fin itself oscillates (often very rapidly) to create thrust. Typical of the Ostraciidae
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Five-fingered Wrasse. View this species on GBIF