Banded sweep

The Banded sweep lives in the reef-associated, marine environment.

Banded Sweep;Scorpis georgianus Last update: 31-12-69 Submitted by Administrator Max. size: 33.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; Ref. More

* Banded Sweep;Scorpis georgianus 12/31/69 * Scorpis chilensis 12/31/69 * Blue Knifefish;Labracoglossa nitida 12/31/69 Designed and Programmed by Kenny Ngo. More

* Banded sweep, Scorpis georgianus Valenciennes, 1832 * Silver sweep, Scorpis lineolata Kner, 1865 * Blue maomao, Scorpis violacea (Hutton, 1873) More

Banded Sweep is taken by some commercial fishers, and by recreational anglers and spear fishers. Silver Sweep S. lineolata (= S. lineolatus): a schooling species that ranges from southern Queensland through to Victoria and Tasmania. More

Common names

Banded sweep in English
横带蝎鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
横带蝎鱼 in Unknown
橫帶蠍魚 in Mandarin Chinese
橫帶蠍魚 in Unknown

Order : Perciformes
Family : Kyphosidae
Genus : Scorpis
Species : Scorpis georgianus
Authority : Valenciennes, 1832