Fish ID: Oriental Sweetlips

Sweetlips oriental sweetlips plectorhinchus vittatus thl subadult
Family Sweetlips (HAEMULIDAE)
species Plectorhinchus vittatus
size To 60cm
locality Rocky offshore reefs
behaviour By day, resting in sheltered spot
range Indo Pacific inc GBR

Snubbed face with big yellow lips, big eyes, black and white longitudinal stripes on the body. Black spots on yellow fins.