Smooth-tailed trevally (species: Selaroides leptolepis) in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Selaroides leptolepis
Smooth-tailed trevally
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Carangidae
Genus Selaroides
Species Selaroides leptolepis

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



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References that assist with identification

  • Randall, J.E., G.R. Allen and R.C. Steene (1990). Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Other references

  • Leis, J.M. and B.M. Carson-Ewart (1998). Complex behaviour by coral-reef fish larvae in open-water and near-reef pelagic envionments, Environmental Biology of Fishes, 53: 259-266. LIRS catalog number 551.
  • Siebeck, U.E. (2002). UV vision and visual ecology of reef fish, Ph.D. thesis, University of Queensland. LIRS catalog number 754.