Scarlet-breasted Maori wrasse
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Heron Island (area), Australia

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Species found in Pam's Point (max. depth 17 m):

Class: Actinopterygii
Harlequin tuskfish (Choerodon fasciatus)
Harlequin tuskfish
Choerodon fasciatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Chameleon parrotfish (Scarus chameleon)
Chameleon parrotfish
Scarus chameleon
Class: Actinopterygii
Sweetlip emperor (Lethrinus miniatus)
Sweetlip emperor
Lethrinus miniatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Bream (Gymnocranius)
Class: Actinopterygii
Goldspotted spinefoot (Siganus punctatus)
Goldspotted spinefoot
Siganus punctatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Yellowbelly damselfish (Amblyglyphidodon leucogaster)
Yellowbelly damselfish
Amblyglyphidodon leucogaster
Class: Actinopterygii
Ring-tail surgeon (Acanthurus auranticavus)
Ring-tail surgeon
Acanthurus auranticavus
Class: Actinopterygii
Cornetfish (Fistularia commersonii)
Fistularia commersonii
Class: Actinopterygii
Yellowmargin moray (Gymnothorax flavimarginatus)
Yellowmargin moray
Gymnothorax flavimarginatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Clown coris (Coris aygula)
Clown coris
Coris aygula
Class: Actinopterygii
Yellow-banded snapper (Lutjanus adetii)
Yellow-banded snapper
Lutjanus adetii
Class: Actinopterygii
Onespot snapper (Lutjanus monostigma)
Onespot snapper
Lutjanus monostigma
Class: Actinopterygii
Leopard coral grouper (Plectropomus leopardus)
Leopard coral grouper
Plectropomus leopardus
Class: Actinopterygii
Many-spotted sweetlips (Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides)
Many-spotted sweetlips
Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides
Class: Actinopterygii
Hump-headed spadefish (Platax batavianus)
Hump-headed spadefish
Platax batavianus
Class: Actinopterygii
Blacktip grouper (Epinephelus fasciatus)
Blacktip grouper
Epinephelus fasciatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Queensland yellowtail angelfish (Chaetodontoplus meredithi)
Queensland yellowtail angelfish
Chaetodontoplus meredithi
Class: Actinopterygii
Spotted moray (Gymnothorax isingteena)
Spotted moray
Gymnothorax isingteena
Class: Actinopterygii
Two-lined monocle bream (Scolopsis bilineata)
Two-lined monocle bream
Scolopsis bilineata
Class: Actinopterygii
Humbug dascyllus (Dascyllus aruanus)
Humbug dascyllus
Dascyllus aruanus
Class: Actinopterygii
Sharksucker (Echeneis naucrates)
Echeneis naucrates
Class: Actinopterygii
Spadefish (Platax)
Class: Actinopterygii
Long-beaked coralfish (Chelmon rostratus)
Long-beaked coralfish
Chelmon rostratus
Class: Actinopterygii
Mimic leatherjacket (Paraluteres prionurus)
Mimic leatherjacket
Paraluteres prionurus
Class: Actinopterygii
Brown-marbled grouper (Epinephelus fuscoguttatus)
Brown-marbled grouper
Epinephelus fuscoguttatus
Class: Anthozoa
Soft coral (Klyxum)
Soft coral
Class: Anthozoa
Lobe coral (Porites lobata)
Lobe coral
Porites lobata
Class: Asteroidea
Crown-of-thorn starfish (Acanthaster planci)
Crown-of-thorn starfish
Acanthaster planci
Class: Elasmobranchii
Whitetip reef shark (Triaenodon obesus)
Whitetip reef shark
Triaenodon obesus
Class: Elasmobranchii
Marbled stingray (Taeniura meyeni)
Marbled stingray
Taeniura meyeni
Class: Elasmobranchii
Tasselled wobbegong (Eucrossorhinus dasypogon)
Tasselled wobbegong
Eucrossorhinus dasypogon
Class: Gastropoda
Dorid nudibranch (Hypselodoris tryoni)
Dorid nudibranch
Hypselodoris tryoni
Class: Gastropoda
Tooth-edged chromodoris (Goniobranchus roboi)
Tooth-edged chromodoris
Goniobranchus roboi
Class: Reptilia
Green turtle (Chelonia mydas)
Green turtle
Chelonia mydas
Class: Rhabditophora
Racing stripe flatworm (Pseudoceros bifurcus)
Racing stripe flatworm
Pseudoceros bifurcus
Class: Rhabditophora
Black frilled flatworm (Pseudoceros hancockanus)
Black frilled flatworm
Pseudoceros hancockanus