Image: Lined Monocle Bream, Scolopsis lineatus

Lined Monocle Bream, Scolopsis lineatus

An aggregation of Lined Monocle Bream at North Reef near Mermaid Cove, Lizard Island, Queensland, December 2012.

Jeff Leis
© Australian Museum


The species has an east-Indo-west-central Pacific distribution. In Australia it occurs in tropical waters of Queensland and Western Australia. It has not been recorded from the Gulf of Carpentaria.

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Tags Lined Monocle Bream, Scolopsis lineatus, Nemipteridae, fishes, ichthyology, marine, normal fish, grey, white, square blotches,