Choerodon margaritiferusis commonly referred to as Pearly tuskfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Photos of living wrasse of the species Choerodon margaritiferus are not known, the wrasse was first described in 1928, the animal was / is and also only known from very few localities / occurrence areas.
For this reason there is only sparse information about Choerodon margaritiferus, it is assumed that the fish is found in greater depths.
Miyamoto, Kei, Nonaka, Ai, & Oka, Shin-Ichiro. (2015, December 31).
Choerodon margaritiferus (Perciformes: Labridae), from southern Japan, and first description of a female.