Thalassoma duperrey 

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Citation: Shea, S., Liu, M. & Sadovy, Y. 2010. Thalassoma duperrey. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T187711A8608670. . Downloaded on 21 September 2017.
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