Pseudojuloides elongatus is commonly referred to as Long green wrasse, Elongate wrasse, Green wrasse . Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 1000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Very special thanks for the first photo of Pseudojuloides elongatus to Dr. Douglass F. Hoese from the Australian Museum, Sydney amd to Izuzuki Diver,Japan.
Pseudojuloides elongatus is known in Australia from the Houtman Abrolhos Islands to the Dampier Archipelago, Western Australia, and from Fingal Rocks, northern New South Wales to Sydney, Norfolk Island in the Tasman Sea, and northeastern New Zealand (Cape Reinga to Poor Knights Islands).
Also in southern Japan (Izu Islands), although this may be a new species. Found near weedy bottoms and kelp beds.