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ぐるくん

 Ryukyu (Okinawa)

gurukun [ɡuɾukuŋ̍]

Definition

Noun

  1. Gurukun fish (sp. Pterocaesio digramma); Double-lined fusilier; Darkbanded fusilier

Notes

The gurukun is a species of fusilier fish also known as the Double-lined fusilier fish or Darkbanded fusilier (Pterocaesio digramma). The species is common off the coasts of Okinawa and is considered the region's official prefectoral fish. It bears a vivid turquoise back marked by two light green or yellowish bands, while its underside is white. The fish tends to change to a green colour with a vivid reddish-pink underside when agitated, which can happen when frightened, handled or fished.

意味:グルクン、タカサゴ

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