Bluehead wrasses are common to the tropical waters of the western Atlantic Ocean. Their primary range includes the region around Bermuda and the waters south of Florida, reaching to northern South America and extending west into the southeast area of the Gulf of Mexico.
Biogeographic Regions: atlantic ocean
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