Ornate Leopard Wrasse (species: Macropharyngodon ornatus) in Lizard Island area: dubious records (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Macropharyngodon ornatus
Ornate Leopard Wrasse
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Labridae
Genus Macropharyngodon
Species Macropharyngodon ornatus

Distinguishing features

A single record in the LI area in ALA (Cod Hole, accessed 2 Nov 2021). Species seems to be restricted to Indian Ocean according to Fishes of Australia (accessed 2 Nov 2021). Probably a misidentification.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.


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