Fish ID: Oriental Sweetlips

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Family Sweetlips (HAEMULIDAE)
species Plectorhinchus vittatus
size Up to 60cm
locality Rocky offshore reefs
behaviour By day, resting in sheltered spot
range Tropical Indian and Pacific Oceans

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