Purple Threadfin Bream (species: Pentapodus emeryii) in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Pentapodus emeryii
Purple Threadfin Bream
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Nemipteridae
Genus Pentapodus
Species Pentapodus emeryii

Distinguishing features

This is a dubious record at Lizard Island as the species is otherwise known in Australian mainly from WA (ALA accessed 23 Oct 2021).


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



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