Scribbled Leatherjacket Filefish

Aluterus scriptus is a medium size fish which can grow up to 110 cm (3.6 ft) in length. The body shape looks like an elongated oval, strongly compressed. Its background body coloration is olive-bro...


Bignose unicornfish

This is a relatively large member of the Acanthuridae, easily reaching 60 centimeters. The adult has tall dorsal and anal fins, vertical blue lines on its sides, and small blue spots dorsally and v...


Dark-banded fusilier

Distinctive Characters - Dorsal spines (total): 10 - 12; Dorsal soft rays (total): 19-22; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 13. This species is distinguished by the following charact...


Bluefin trevally

The species is easily distinguishable by their electric blue fins, which in real life are more vibrant than in the photographs.

Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 9; Dorsal soft rays ...


Sea goldie


Distinctive Characters - Dorsal fin with 10 spines and 16-18 rays. Anal fin with 3 spines and 6-7 rays. Pectoral fin 16-18 rays. Body depth 2.4-3.1 in standard length. Auxiliary scales...


Yellowback anthias


Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 10 - 11; Dorsal soft rays (total): 16-18; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 8.

Colour - Yellow above a line from origin of dorsal fin to ...


Striped large-eye bream

Striped large-eye bream (Gnathodentex aureolineatus), is a species of emperor. It is currently the only known member of its genus.

Striped large-eye bream is a medium-sized fish whic...


Five-lined cardinalfish

The five-lined cardinalfish (Cheilodipterus quinquelineatus), is a species of marine fish in the family Apogonidae.

Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 7; Dorsal soft ray...


Large toothed cardinalfish

The large toothed cardinalfish (Cheilodipterus macrodon), is a species of marine fish in the family Apogonidae. 

The large toothed cardinalfish can be distinguished from other s...


Blackstripe cardinalfish


Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 8; Dorsal soft rays (total): 9; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 8. Characterized by having dorsal fin rays VII-I,...