:  The Sweetlips
Taxonomy: Perciformes, Sweetlips  (Haemulidae)
General Information: Sweetlips inlcude about 150 species in 17 genera. There are fresh and saltwater species in this group. They have large fleshy lips.
Diet: They are bottom-feeders and feed on invertebrates.
Final Note: Sweetlips are generally harder to maintain than the grunts. Some sweetlips get quite large and will require a large aquarium with good swimming space.

Examples at SeaScape Studio:
Harlequin Sweetlips


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