Plectorhinchus vittatus, Indian Ocean oriental sweetlips, Oriental sweetlips, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Plectorhinchus vittatus, Indian Ocean oriental sweetlips, Oriental sweetlips, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Plectorhinchus vittatus

Plectorhinchus vittatus Description

Dorsal spines: 12 to 14; Dorsal soft rays: 17 to 21; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 7 or 8. Adults white with broad black stripes, fins yellow with black spots. Juveniles undergo remarkable transformation to adult phase at a length of 15 cm.

Plectorhinchus vittatus Common Names

  • Indian Ocean oriental sweetlips, Oriental sweetlips

Plectorhinchus vittatus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Plectorhinchus vittatus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Plectorhinchus vittatus species belongs to.

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Plectorhinchus vittatus, marine species closely related

Plectorhinchus vittatus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Plectorhinchus vittatus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Plectorhinchus vittatus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Plectorhinchus vittatus are marked in green.

Plectorhinchus vittatus, geographic distribution

Where is Plectorhinchus vittatus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Plectorhinchus vittatus can be found.

Plectorhinchus vittatus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Plectorhinchus vittatus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Plectorhinchus vittatus.