Japanese Large-eye Bream, Japanese Large-eye Bream, Japanese Sea Bream, Paddletail Seabream, Speckled Emperor
Gymnocranius euanus, Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Gymnocranius euanus, Frederick Reef, Coral Sea, Photo: Graham Edgar
Gymnocranius euanus, Marion Reef, Coral Sea, Photo: Ian Shaw
Gymnocranius euanus, NSW, Australia, Photo: Ian Shaw
Silver-grey body with scattered black spots on sides, high body profile with steeply-sloping head, and large tail with rounded lobes.
Max Size: 45 cm
Habitat: Coral Reef, Rocky Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Infrequent (7% of sites)
Occurrence describes how often the species is found on surveys within its distribution.
It is calculated as the % of reef sites surveyed by RLS divers across all the ecoregions in which the species has been observed
Abundance: Few (3 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.
Edit by: RD Stuart-Smith, GJ Edgar, AJ Green, IV Shaw. 2015. Tropical Marine Fishes of Australia. Reed New Holland