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Cheilinus undulatus

Rüppell, 1835


Mamoru Taniguchi "Alluring lips" Humphead wrasse(Cheilinus undulatus) Taken at Sharm el-Sheikh Nikonos RS 13mm SB105*2 1/30 F16 ISO50 5m Depth (Filmscan)

John Paul Connor Nice

Ron Silver :-D

Mamoru Taniguchi THX John Paul and Ron Silver !

Message posted on UWphotographers on 17 Oct 2013
Ateş Evirgen St.John/ Red Sea/Egypt Nikon D800 camera, Nikkor 60 mm. lens, Sea&Sea MDX-D800 housing, Sea&Sea YS-250 strobes

Serap Selçuk Atabaş Harikaaaa

Jürgen H. Gangoly wow, not bad - especially when done with the 60mm.

John Paul Connor Wow Nice

Ron Silver Typical 'puppy dog' behavior of the Napoleon Wrasse, Cheilinus undulatus

Ateş Evirgen I'm sorry Jürgen, I made a mistake, I couln't change the info. This photo isn't taken by Nikkor 60 mm. macro lens, I take this photo by Tokina 10-17 mm. DX lens.

Nermana Neri Kulin Reis Wooohhhhhhhh BEAUTIFUL

Jürgen H. Gangoly Ateş Evirgen ;-) - thought so. I photographing with the same equipment. ;-)

Raphael Tasselli Spettacolare!!

Message posted on UWphotographers on 16 Aug 2013
Magali Dominiqueli Striped fish sturgeon

Stuart Pearce Nice shot :)

Ron Silver Magali, where did that photo caption come from? This is a Humphead Wrasse, Cheilinus undulatus. :-D

Antonio Colacino Not a surgeon fish, this fish is a wrasse Cheilinus undulatus,common name: Napoleon fish.

Ernst Andres Beauty :-)

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 27 Sep 2013
Stephen Williams

John Paul Connor Beau mon ami

Stephen Williams il est

Stuart Pearce Nice shot, feeding behaviour? LOL :D

Ron Silver Cheilinus undulatus

Galina Maslova Lovely panties?

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 30 Aug 2013
Stephen Williams

Ron Silver Cheilinus undulatus

Galina Maslova Wow

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 30 Aug 2013
Chris Spence An Old favourite of mine....Apologies if you have seen it before. I will post another for Scale of this beautiful animal... D70 10.5mm Fisheye Ikelite Housing Single DS 125 ISO 200 f6.3 1/60s Ex Bias -1ev

Diana Schwab WOW. Great shot of a great fish!

Chris Spence Thanks Diana....

John Paul Connor Superbe

Ernst Andres Very very cool shot ! :-)

Stuart Pearce Amazing shot :)

Chris Spence thanks guys!

Ron Silver Cheilinus undulatus

Chris Spence Always count on you Ron for the correct ID!

Ron Silver I do my best but am always open to alternate IDs. Thanx.

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 30 Aug 2013
Stephen Williams

John Paul Connor Cool

Stephen Williams Thanks Mr Connor :-)

Imade Widana Nice

Stephen Williams Thanks Imade :-)

Stuart Pearce Nice shot, think he has his beady eye on you LOL :D

Ron Silver Cheilinus undulatus

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 30 Aug 2013
Chris Spence Same camera and settings this is just for Scale.....:-)

John Paul Connor Wow

Chris Spence That is what I said when I first saw him and how tame he was.....but it sounded more like blublbublbubwblubbb

Ernst Andres I can imagine how this situation was very impressive for you. Was so much like me in Cebu. I was just at a macro with a stone fish, it was dark, and right behind me swam calmly past a whale shark.

Chris Spence Very Nice....Typical you were on Macro...

Stuart Pearce Now thats a big fish LOL, amazing :)

Roger Anderson que belo

Shohei Shigeta Wow!

Ron Silver Cheilinus undulatus

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 30 Aug 2013
Antonio Colacino Cheilinus undulatus (Napoleon fish) found sleeping at night in a cave-Israel-Red Sea-Kodachrome 25 asa-Nikonos V Ikelite substrobe 150-15mm lens.

Galina Maslova It makes a peace

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 23 Aug 2013
Taxonomy
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Chordata (Phylum)
    Vertebrata (Subphylum)
      Gnathostomata (Superclass)
        Pisces (Superclass)
          Actinopterygii (Class)
            Perciformes (Order)
              Labridae (Family)
                Cheilinus (Genus)
                  Cheilinus undulatus (Species)
Associated Species