Bicolour goatfish


  • Anterior body a deep reddish brown. Posterior body pale orange-yellow.
  • Two white to pale red stripes runs from snout to the posterior part of body and mid body respectively.
  • A brown spot on posterior part of body.
  • A pair of red barbels situated under the chin.

Common Name: Bicolour goatfish

Family Common Name: Goatfishes

Family: Mullidae

Scientific Name: Parupeneus barberinoides___(Bleeker, 1852)

Maximum Length: 30 cm (Total Length)