Image: Blue Groper illustration

Blue Groper illustration

Blue Groper, Achoerodus viridis, artist unknown, a watercolour from the exhibtion Artist colony: drawing Sydney's nature at the State Library of NSW.

Rights:
© State Library of NSW

Notes

"The blue colour with brownish sides suggest a fish that has almost completed its change of sex into a terminal-phase male." Mark McGrouther, Fish Collection Manager

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