Giant Sweetlips

Giant Sweetlips (Plectorhinchus albovittatus) Giant Sweetlips (Plectorhinchus albovittatus)
Giant Sweetlips (Plectorhinchus albovittatus) Indonesia

Credit: Johan Folmeus

Giant Sweetlips Plectorhinchus albovittatus
Description

Among the largest species of Sweetlips is the Giant Sweetlips (Plectorhinchus albovittatus), that is also known as the Giant Thicklip, Striped (Yellow) Sweetlips, & Two-Stripe Sweetlips. they are often found in warmer seas at depths up to 40 metres in the Indo-Pacific region.

Scientific Rank
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:
Chordata (Chordates)
Class:
Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes (Perch-Like Fish)
Family: Haemulidae (Haemulidae)
Genus: Plectorhinchus (Plectorhinchus)
Species: Plectorhinchus albovittatus
Size
Average Size: 90 centimetres

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