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Emperor Red Snapper Size to 60 cm. The juveniles are red and white stripped but the adult is solid red.<br />
Seen in East Reef Wreck, Lankayan, Sabah.      Fall,Geotagged,Lutjanus sebae,Malaysia Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Emperor Red Snapper

Size to 60 cm. The juveniles are red and white stripped but the adult is solid red.
Seen in East Reef Wreck, Lankayan, Sabah.

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The emperor red snapper, ''Lutjanus sebae'', is a species of snapper native to the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean. This species is an inhabitant of both rocky and coral reefs, preferring flat areas with either a sandy or gravel substrate. They can be found at depths from 5 to 180 m . This species can reach a length of 116 centimetres , though most do not exceed 60 cm . The greatest recorded weight for this species is 32.7 kg . This species is commercially important and is also farmed... more

Similar species: Perch-like Fishes
Species identified by Patomarazul
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By Patomarazul

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Uploaded Jun 18, 2016. Captured Oct 2, 2015 02:35 in Malaysia.
  • XZ-1
  • f/2.5
  • 1/100s
  • ISO200
  • 6mm