Yellowfin Soldierfish (species: Myripristis chryseres) in ALA: Lizard Island (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Myripristis chryseres
Yellowfin Soldierfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Beryciformes
Family Holocentridae
Genus Myripristis
Species Myripristis chryseres

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • From 30 m to 200 m (Rarely less than 30 metres according to Allen et al, 2003)



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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.