Yellow-Banded Sweetlips


Common Name:
Yellow-Banded Sweetlips
Phylum:
Chordata (Chordates)
Class:
Actinopterygii
Species:
Plectorhinchus lineatus
Average Size:
70 centimetres
Description:

The Yellow-Banded Sweetlips or Oblique-Banded Sweetlips (Plectorhinchus lineatus) is a medium-size bony fish found on many reefs around the Indo-Pacific region. It's often seen from quite shallow water down to depths of 30-40 metres. It's not to be confused with the Oriental Sweetlips, which has more-defined & horizontal stripes.

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