Thalassoma robertsoniis commonly referred to as Thalassoma robertsoni. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Special thanks for the first three photos to Dr. Gerry R. Allen!
This wrasse was named in honor of Dr. D. Ross Robertson of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute for his contributions to the knowledge of reef fishes of both the eastern Pacific and Caribbean regions.