Venus Tuskfish (species: Choerodon venustus) in Lizard Island area: dubious records (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Choerodon venustus
Venus Tuskfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Labridae
Genus Choerodon
Species Choerodon venustus

Distinguishing features

The only reason that this species was listed in the Lizard Island area is from the lists in Wainwright et al (2004) and Siebeck and Marshall (2001) - but it's not clear which species in those lists were from Lizard. This species does not seem to occur so far north.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



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