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- Bailly, N. (2013). Thalassoma Swainson, 1839. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2013) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126024
- Eschmeyer, William N. 1990. Genera of Recent Fishes. iii + 697
- Jordan, David Starr; Evermann, Barton Warren. 1905. Shore Fishes of the Hawaiian Islands, with a General Account of the Fish Fauna. Washington, DC : Government Printing Office. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission, vol. 23 for 1903, part I. Scanned from original engraver's proofs; Color Plate XXXIV
- Parenti, Paola, and John E. Randall. 2000. An annotated checklist of the species of the Labroid fish families Labridae and Scaridae. Ichthyological Bulletin of the J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, no. 68. 97