Princess Basslet, Pseudanthias smithvanizi (Randall & Lubbock 1981)

Other Names: Princess Anthias, Scribbled Basslet

A Princess Basslet, Pseudanthias smithvanizi, on Rebotel Reef, Palau, February 2014. Source: Mark Rosenstein / License: CC by Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike

This species was previously known as Pseudanthias smithvanizi.

Cite this page as:
Bray, D.J. 2022, Pseudanthias smithvanizi in Fishes of Australia, accessed 11 Dec 2023,

Princess Basslet, Pseudanthias smithvanizi (Randall & Lubbock 1981)


Gill, A.C. 2022. Revised definitions of the anthiadine fish genera Mirolabrichthys Herre and Nemanthias Smith, with description of a new genus (Teleostei: Serranidae). Zootaxa 5092(1): 41-66.

Quick Facts

CAAB Code:37311125

Depth:6-70 m

Fishing:Aquarium fish

Habitat:Reef associated

Max Size:9.5 cm TL

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