Black-spotted dart (species: Trachinotus baillonii) in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Trachinotus baillonii
Black-spotted dart

©Paul Caiger: Trachinotus baillonii at Lizard Island

©Paul Caiger: Trachinotus baillonii at Lizard Island
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Carangidae
Genus Trachinotus
Species Trachinotus baillonii



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Local abundance

  • Lizard Island: Seen frequently close to Casuarina Beach

Web resources


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.