Crimson Soldierfish, Myripristis murdjan (Forsskål 1775)

Other Names: Blotcheye Soldierfish, Crimson Squirrelfish, Crimson Squirrel-fish, Pinecone Soldierfish

A Crimson Soldierfish, Myripristis murdjan, at South Murion Island, Western Australia. Source: Andrew J. Green / Reef life Survey. License: CC by Attribution

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Dianne J. Bray, Myripristis murdjan in Fishes of Australia, accessed 11 Jul 2020,

Crimson Soldierfish, Myripristis murdjan (Forsskål 1775)


Siebeck, U.E. & N.J. Marshall. 2001. Ocular media transmission of coral reef fish - can coral reef fish see ultraviolet light?Vision Research 41: 133-149.

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CAAB Code:37261002

Habitat:Reef associated

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