Lutjanidae - Tropical Snappers

Access images and fact sheets of lutjanid fishes on the site. The family contains the fusilers, hussars and tropical snappers.

A school of Bigeye Snapper at Steve's Bommie

A school of Bigeye Snapper at Steve's Bommie
Photographer: Dave Harasti © Dave Harasti

Aphareus rutilans Rusty Jobfish
Caesio cuning Yellowtail Fusilier
Caesio teres Yellow and Blueback Fusilier
Etelis carbunculus  Ruby Snapper
Etelis coruscans Flame Snapper
Lutjanus argentimaculatus Mangrove Jack
Lutjanus biguttatus Twospot Snapper
Lutjanus bohar Red Bass 
Lutjanus decussatus Checkered Snapper
Lutjanus fulviflamma Blackspot Snapper
Lutjanus fulvus Blacktail Snapper
Lutjanus gibbus Paddletail
Lutjanus kasmira Bluestripe Seaperch 
Lutjanus lutjanus Bigeye Snapper
Lutjanus quinquelineatus Fiveline Snapper
Lutjanus russellii Moses' Snapper
Lutjanus sebae Red Emperor,
Macolor macularis Midnight Seaperch 
Macolor niger Black-and-white Snapper
Paracaesio gonzalesi Vanuatu Snapper
Paracaesio xanthura False Fusilier
Pristipomoides argyrogrammicus Ornate Snapper
Pristipomoides zonatus Oblique-banded Snapper
Pterocaesio digramma Doubleline Fusilier
Pterocaesio pisang Banana Fusilier
Symphorus nematophorus Chinamanfish

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