Bicolor Fangblenny (species: Plagiotremus laudandus) in ALA: LIRS and surrounds using records to Oct. 2021 (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Plagiotremus laudandus
Bicolor Fangblenny

©craigjhowe: Plagiotremus laudandus at Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Plagiotremus laudandus at North Point, Lizard Island. Note absence of black band behind eye.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Blenniidae
Genus Plagiotremus
Species Plagiotremus laudandus



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.


Similar taxa


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Cheney, K.L. (2010). Multiple selective pressures apply to a coral reef fish mimic: a case of Batesian-aggressive mimicry, Proceedings of the Royal Society B, doi 10.1098: rsb20092218. LIRS catalog number 1361.
  • Cheney, K.L. and N.J. Marshall (2009). Mimicry in coral reef fish: how accurate is this deception in terms of color and luminance? Behavioral Ecology, 20: 459-477. LIRS catalog number 1249.