Image: Blue Maomao, Scorpis violacea

Blue Maomao, Scorpis violacea

A school of Blue Maomao at the Poor Knights Islands, north-eastern New Zealand, May 2009.

Photographer:
Steen Knudsen
Rights:
© Steen Knudsen

Notes

The standard name for the species in Australia is Violet Sweep.

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Blue Maomao, Scorpis violaceus, Kyphosidae, blue, white, 'normal fish', countershaded, marine, adult,