The emperor red snapper, Lutjanus sebae, also known as the bourgeois red snapper or bourgeois fish, is a snapper that inhabits the shelf waters (depth range 5 - 180 m) of the tropical Indian Ocean and western Pacific Ocean. It grows to a maximum length of 116 cm, and a maximum reported age of 35 years.
Things to Do
- Find out what they had for their last meal!
- Find out why they are called "convict fish" in Australia!