Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Hogfish Lachnolaimus maximus

Classification

Labridae [family]
Lachnolaimus [genus] (1)
maximus [species]

Classification

Labridae [family]
Lachnolaimus [genus] (1)
maximus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Saba Bank
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba Bank
  • Notes on presence status Marine species are considered ubiquitous around the Dutch Caribbean islands by Macrae et al (2021), but this species has not been recorded yet on Aruba, Sint Maarten, Sint Eustatius and Saba.

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