Red Squirrelfish (species: Sargocentron rubrum) in ALA: LIRS and surrounds using records to Oct. 2021 (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Sargocentron rubrum
Red Squirrelfish


©Graham Edgar: Sargocentron rubrum at Cobia Hole, Lizard Island

©Anne Hoggett: Sargocentron rubrum at Cobia Hole, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Sargocentron rubrum at Cobia Hole, Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Beryciformes
Family Holocentridae
Genus Sargocentron
Species Sargocentron rubrum

Colours

                   

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.

Size

  • Up to 27 cm (length according to Allen and Erdmann (2012).)

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.

Synonyms

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

References that assist with identification

  • Randall, J.E., G.R. Allen and R.C. Steene (1990). Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, Hawaii.