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Tank Life of a Humphead Wrasse

a juvenile humphead in a a tank
Courtesy of Yvonne Sadovy

Juvenile humphead wrasse are the perfect size to sell at the market—they are the same size as a dinner plate. Hong Kong is currently battling an illegal trade of these expensive and sought-after fish. It is estimated that over 50 percent of the humphead wrasse in Hong Kong markets are the product of illegal trade.

Tags: Fisheries