Oriental Sweetlips


Common Name:
Oriental Sweetlips
Phylum:
Chordata (Chordates)
Class:
Actinopterygii
Species:
Plectorhinchus vittatus
Average Size:
70 centimetres
Description:

Also known by the common names of Indian Ocean Oriental Sweetlips, Oriental Blubberlips, Oriental Dogfish, Oriental Grunt, Oriental Sweetlip, Oriental Thicklip, Sweetlips, Yellow-banded Sweetlip, the Oriental Sweetlips is a colourful reef fish found in the Indian Ocean and other areas of the Indo-Pcific region. It's popular with photographers, due to its docile nature and nice colours & markings.

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