Indonesian snapper

Indonesian snapper

Scientific name

Lutjanus bitaeniatus.

Where they live

Indonesian snapper can be found around inshore reefs and also offshore up to 80m.

Size and age

Can grow to 30cm, age unknown.

Fishing tips

Baited hook or jigs.

These fish are highly prone to barotrauma when caught in water deeper than 10m and should not be targeted for catch and release.

Last updated: 14 November 2017