Striped trumpeter

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Latris lineata
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
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L. lineata
Binomial name
Latris lineata
Synonyms
  • Cichla lineata J. R. Forster, 1801
  • Latris hecateia J. Richardson, 1839
  • Sciaena lineata J. R. Forster, 1844
  • Latris mortoni Saville-Kent, 1886

Latris lineata, the Striped trumpeter, is a species of trumpeter native to the temperate oceans of the southern hemisphere. They inhabit rocky reefs at depths of from 50 to 400 metres (160 to 1,310 ft). This species can reach a length of 120 centimetres (47 in) TL with a maximum known weight of 25 kilograms (55 lb).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Latris lineata" in FishBase. December 2013 version.