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Photo Info

Dimensions3915 x 2812
Original file size11 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken5-Feb-20 20:30
Date modified19-Sep-20 14:12
Shooting Conditions

Camera modelTG-6
Focal length14.62 mm
Focal length (35mm)82 mm
Max lens aperturef/2
Exposure1/160 at f/5.6
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Creative
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Digital zoom1x
Black Saddle Coral Grouper - dark variation -plectropomus laevis

Black Saddle Coral Grouper - dark variation -plectropomus laevis

Dark grey head, light grey body with 3 or 4 dark bars or saddles, small dark edged blue spots on head, body, and fins. This fish is a second color phase with a dark grey body with similar bars on it which is quite rare. Juveniles and many adults have quite different coloring, bright yellow dorsal fins and tails, dark brown saddles, brown dots on body and a white belly. Can grow to be 49 inches (4 feet) long and weigh 52 pounds. Common names: Black saddle Grouper, Black-saddled Coral Grouper, Black-saddled Coral Trout, Black-saddled Leopard Grouper, Blue spot Coral Trout, Blue spot Trout, Blue-spotted Coral Trout, Chinese Footballer, Chinese Footballer Cod, Coral Trout, Footballer Cod, Footballer Coral Trout, Footballer Trout, Giant Coral Grouper, Giant Coral Trout, Hind, Leopard Black-saddled Coral Grouper, Leopard Coral Grouper, Oceanic Coral Trout, Oceanic Trout, Rock cod, Saddleback Coral Grouper, Saddleback Coral Trout, Saddleback Grouper, Spotted Coral Grouper and Tiger Trout. Location: Misool Island, Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia. February 2020. Dimensions cropped 3915 x 2812.