Bluespotted Seabream (species: Gymnocranius microdon) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Gymnocranius microdon
Bluespotted Seabream

©Anne Hoggett: Gymnocranius microdon at Cod Hole

©Anne Hoggett: Gymnocranius microdon about 35 cm long at Lizard Island

©Graham Edgar: Gymnocranius microdon at Watson's Bay, Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Lethrinidae
Genus Gymnocranius
Species Gymnocranius microdon



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Up to 45 cm (Length of specimen)

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Allen, G., R. Steene, P. Humann and N. Deloach (2003). Reef fish identification: Tropical Pacific New World Publications Inc., Jacksonville, FL, USA.
  • 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.