Goldlined Sweetlips, Plectorhinchus chrysotaenia (Bleeker 1855)


Other Names: Celebes Sweetlips, Goldbanded Sweetlips, Gold-lined Sweetlips, Lined Sweetlips

A Goldlined Sweetlips, Plectorhinchus chrysotaenia, on the Great Barrier Reef, Queensland. Source: Graham Edgar / Reef Life Survey. License: CC by Attribution

Summary:
A pale silvery-blue sweetlips with bright yellow stripes ad fins.

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Dianne J. Bray, Plectorhinchus chrysotaenia in Fishes of Australia, accessed 21 Jul 2019, http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/452

Goldlined Sweetlips, Plectorhinchus chrysotaenia (Bleeker 1855)

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Distribution

Recorded in Australia from north Western Australia and the Great Barrier Reef, QLD. Elsewhere in the tropical, west Pacific.

Species Citation

Diagramma chrysotaenia Bleeker, 1855, Natuur. Tijdschr. Neder. Indië 9: 303. Type locality: Ujung Pandang (as Makassar), Sulawesi (as Celebes), Indonesia.

Author

Dianne J. Bray

Goldlined Sweetlips, Plectorhinchus chrysotaenia (Bleeker 1855)

References


Allen, G.R. 1997. Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-east Asia. Perth : Western Australian Museum 292 pp. 106 pls.

Allen, G.R. & Erdmann, M.V. 2012. Reef fishes of the East Indies. Perth : Tropical Reef Research 3 vols, 1260 pp.

Allen, G.R. & Swainston, R. 1988. The Marine Fishes of North-Western Australia. A field guide for anglers and divers. Perth, WA : Western Australian Museum vi 201 pp., 70 pls.

Bleeker, P. 1855. Achtste bijdrage tot de kennis der ichthyologische fauna van Celebes. Natuurwetenschappelijk Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië 9: 281-314.

Gloerfelt-Tarp, T. & Kailola, P.J. 1984. Trawled Fishes of Southern Indonesia and Northwest Australia. Jakarta : Dir. Gen. Fish. (Indonesia), German Tech. Coop., Aust. Dev. Ass. Bur. 406 pp. (as Plectorhinchus celebicus)

Grant, E.M. 1975. Guide to Fishes. Brisbane : Queensland Government, Co-ordinator General’s Department 640 pp.

Kuiter, R.H. 1996. Guide to Sea Fishes of Australia. A comprehensive reference for divers and fishermen. Sydney, NSW, Australia : New Holland Publishers xvii, 434 pp.

McKay, R.J. 2001. Haemulidae. pp. 2961-2989 in Carpenter, K.E. & Niem, V.H. (eds). The Living Marine Resources of the Western Central Pacific. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fisheries Purposes. Rome : FAO Vol. 5 2791-3379 pp.

Randall, J.E., Allen, G.R. & Steene, R. 1990. Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. Bathurst : Crawford House Press 507 pp. figs.

Randall, J.E., Allen, G.R. & Steene, R. 1997. Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. Bathurst : Crawford House Press 557 pp. figs.

Quick Facts


CAAB Code:37350017

Depth:6-70 m

Habitat:Reef associated

Max Size:51 cm SL

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