Krasyukova's Perch, Caprodon krasyukovae Kharin 1983

A male Krasyukova's Perch, Caprodon krasyukovae, from the Coral Sea northeast of Townsville, Queensland, 2016. Source: Marty Cunningham. License: All rights reserved

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Krasyukova's Perch, Caprodon krasyukovae Kharin 1983

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Coral Sea off Dunk Island, Queensland, to off Norah Head, New South Wales; also off Lord Howe Island and Norfolk Island in the Tasman Sea. Elsewhere the species occurs in the west Pacific.

Species Citation

Caprodon krasyukovae Kharin, in Kharin & Dudarev 1983, Voprosy Ikhtiologii 23(1): 23, fig. 1. Type locality: west Pacific [25°15.0´N, 159°43.3´E].


Bray, D.J. 2019


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Krasyukova's Perch, Caprodon krasyukovae Kharin 1983


Francis, M. 1993. Checklist of the coastal fishes of Lord Howe, Norfolk, and Kermadec Islands, southwest Pacific Ocean. Pacific Science 47(2): 136-170 figs 1-2 

Johnson, J.W. 2010. Fishes of the Moreton Bay Marine Park and adjacent continental shelf waters, Queensland, Australia. pp. 299-353 in Davie, P.J.F. & Phillips, J.A. Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Marine Biological Workshop, The Marine Fauna and Flora of Moreton Bay. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 54(3) 

Kharin, V.E. in Kharin, V.E. & Dudarev, V.A. 1983. A new species of the genus Caprodon Temminck et Schlegel, 1843 (Serranidae) and some notes on the species composition of the genus. Voprosy Ikhtiologii 23(1): 22-26 

Kuiter, R.H. 2004. Basslets, Hamlets and their relatives. A comprehensive guide to selected Serranidae and Plesiopidae. Chorleywood, UK : TMC Publishing 1, 216 pp.

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CAAB Code:37311189

Depth:55-300 m

Habitat:Reef associated

Max Size:47 cm SL

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