genus: Hipposcarus in ALA: LIRS and surrounds using records to Oct. 2021 (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Scaridae
Genus Hipposcarus

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.


Web resources


  • Bellwood, D.R., A.S. Hoey and T.P Hughes (2012). Human activity selectively impacts the ecosystem role of parrotfishes. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 279: 1621-1629. LIRS catalog number 1526.