Marble Dragonet (species: Neosynchiropus ocellatus) in ALA: LIRS and surrounds using records to Oct. 2021 (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Neosynchiropus ocellatus
Marble Dragonet

©Anne Hoggett: Neosynchiropus ocellatus near rocky shore on the reef flat at North Point, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Poor photo of Neosynchiropus ocellatus about 7 cm long on the reef flat among rubble at North Point, Lizard Island, late afternoon. Thanks to Mark McGrouther for confirming the identification.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Callionymidae
Genus Neosynchiropus
Species Neosynchiropus ocellatus

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Allen, G., R. Steene, P. Humann and N. Deloach (2003). Reef fish identification: Tropical Pacific New World Publications Inc., Jacksonville, FL, USA.