Blacktip soldierfish

Characteristics

Description

  • Body white with red scale margins.
  • Dorsal, anal and caudal fins red with dark tip and white margin. Pelvic fin whitish with white margin.
  • Gill covers with dark edge.

Common Name: Blacktip soldierfish

Family Common Name: Squirrelfishes

Scientific Name: Myripristis botche___(Cuvier, 1829)

Maximum Length: 30 cm (Standard Length)