Plectorhinchus lessonii


Striped sweetlips GFH
Characteristic features:
Colour:

Pale with 4 or 5 broad brown stripes on upper sides; 2 or 3 brown stripes below eye; posterior fins spotted. Pelvic fin dark with white margin in young.

Size:

Up to 40 cm TL.

Important conditions and life stages:

Pelvic fin dark with white margin in young.

Distribution:

Indo-West Pacific in tropical waters.

Habitat:

Close to coral reefs, to 35 m depth.

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