Northern Blue Devil, Paraplesiops poweri Ogilby 1908

Other Names: Blue-tip Longfin

A Northern Blue Devil, Paraplesiops poweri, in captivity. Source: Robert Fenner / Wet Web Media License: All rights reserved

A brownish blue devil with 8-10 darker vertical bands, blue spots on the head, a narrow blue line on the gill cover below the eye, a large blue spot on the opercle, and blue tips on the dorsal-fin spines.

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Dianne J. Bray, Paraplesiops poweri in Fishes of Australia, accessed 01 Dec 2022,

Quick Facts

CAAB Code:37316010

Depth:0-40 m

Fishing:Aquarium fish

Habitat:Reef associated

Max Size:13 cm SL

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