Field guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)

LIRS field guides


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Juvenile Plectropomus leopardus, estimated length less than 10 cm, Lizard Island area.

© Rick Stuart-Smith

A Common Coral Trout hunting with an Octopus

© Andy Lewis

An adult Common Coral Trout with dark colouration at about 10m depth (flash photo). The pale vertical bars are found on fish being attended by cleaner fish or cleaner shrimp

© Andy Lewis

An adult Common Coral Trout with pale colouration in very shallow water over a reef flat

© Andy Lewis

Plectropomus leopardus near Casuarina Beach, Lizard Island.

© Paul Asman