Sandperch

Characteristics

  • Usually occurs singly.

Description

  • Body whitish with yellowish brown pattern on back.
  • A purple patch behind pectoral fin and below lateral line.
  • Three yellowish brown lines on head. The first one is in front of eye, the second one is just below eye, and the third one begins from near corners of lips and extends to gill cover.
  • A dark spot on tail near upper caudal peduncle.
  • A dark spot on tail near upper caudal peduncle.

Common Name: Sandperch

Family Common Name: Sandperches

Scientific Name: Parapercis ommatura___(Jordan & Snyder, 1902)

Maximum Length: 11 cm Standard Length