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Table 2 Comparison of morphological characters between Lutjanus ophuysenii and Lutjanus vitta

From: New record of Spotstripe snapper, Lutjanus ophuysenii (Perciformes: Lutjanidae) from Korea

Morphological characters L. ophuysenii L. vitta
Present study Chyung (1977) Iwatsuki et al. (1993)
Voucher number PKU 13174 PKU 55759   
Standard length (mm) 217.8 226.7   70.0–230.0
Counts
 Dorsal fin rays X, 13 X, 13 X, 13 X, 12–13
 Anal fin rays III, 8 III, 8 III, 7–8 III, 8
 Pectoral fin rays 16 15 16–17 16–17
 Lateral line scales 47 48 49–53 49–52
 Gill rakers 7 + 13 7 + 14 17–22 6–8 + 10–15
 Vertebrae 23 23