Found over loose rubble in seaward reefs (Ref. 9710). Forms aggregations to feed on zooplankton.
- Randall, J.E. 1992 A review of the labrid fishes of the genus Cirrhilabrus from Japan, Taiwan and the Mariana Islands, with descriptions of two new species. Micronesica 25(1):99-121. (Ref. 5278) http://www.fishbase.org/references/FBRefSummary.php?id=5278&speccode=5106