Onespot Snapper, Lutjanus monostigma (Cuvier 1828)

Other Names: Moses Perch, Onespot Seaperch, One-spot Sea-perch, One-spot Snapper

A Onespot Snapper, Lutjanus monostigma, on the Great Barrier Reef, Queensland. Source: Graham Edgar / Reef Life Survey. License: CC by Attribution

A whitish to pink or grey tropical snapper with yellow fins and a black spot or blotch on the rear of the body.

Cite this page as:
Dianne J. Bray, Lutjanus monostigma in Fishes of Australia, accessed 24 Jun 2024,

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CAAB Code:37346045

Depth:5-50 m

Habitat:Reef associated

Max Size:60 cm TL

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