Lutjanus adetii Castelnau 1873
hussar, yellow banded snapper
Lutjanus adetii, hussar, yellow banded snapper

family Lutjanidae - coral snappers

The Hussar, Lujanus adetii, is white and yellowish along the back. It becomes redder with age and a yellow londitudenal stripe develops

Distribution =   central east coast of Australia & New Caledonia
Max size =   50cm, usually 35cms