Painted sweetlips

Painted sweetlips

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Painted sweetlips

Persian name

Khannoo khakestari


  • Mouth small, lips thick.
  • Chin with 6 pores but no median pit.
  • Dorsal fin with 9 to 10 (very rarely 11) spines, the second part much longer than the first, and with 21 to 26 soft rays.
  • Longitudinal black bands in juveniles; spots in adults, in large individual the spots become small or indistinct; sometimes faint yellow spots on head and body.
  • Maximum size: 60 cm.


The Persian Gulf and the Sea of Oman.
Painted sweetlips

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“PanSea.Co” is Business network composed of several companies, farms, processing and cold storage, which is equipped with the best facilities and the best quality standards of the worlds' doing. All stages of producing high quality seafood, from harvsesting of shrimp and fish to export in the field, all done in under the supervision of our company to ensure the customers that they got the best quality from iranian waters. 

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