Image: Australian Halibut, Psettodes erumei

Australian Halibut, Psettodes erumei

An Australian Halibut caught by Justin McKenzie using a jerk shad (lure) at a depth of 5 m, Magnetic Island, Queensland, 2 December 2015.

Justin Mckenzie
© Justin Mckenzie


The species occurs in northern Australian waters and grows to 64 cm in length.


Swainston, R. 2011. Swainston's Fishes of Australia: The complete illustrated guide. Penguin. Pp.821.

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