Portrait of a poorly known but beautiful coral reef fish, the red velvet fairy wrasse (Cirrhilabrus rubrisquamis). This species occurs around Chagos Islands and Maldives only. Its status in the wild remains uncertain at this time.

Portrait of a poorly known but beautiful coral reef fish, the red velvet fairy wrasse (Cirrhilabrus rubrisquamis). This species occurs around Chagos Islands and Maldives only. Its status in the wild remains uncertain at this time.