Five-lined snapper

Five-lined snapper

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English name

Five-lined snapper

Persian name

Sorkhoo panj khat


  • A prominent notch on rear edge of pre opercle.
  • Dorsal fin with 11 spines and 13 or 14 soft rays.
  • Pre-dorsal scales beginning at mid-interorbital space.
  • Pre opercle with 9 to 10 scale rows.
  • Color of body generally yellow including fins, with 5 blue stripes on side and a large blackish blotch (sometimes faint) on back, below soft dorsal fin.
  • Maximum size: 30cm.


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Five-lined snapper

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