MANGROVE SNAPPER

Lutjanus griseus

Mangrove, or grey, snappers are a smaller species of snapper, growing to a maximum of 18 inches and 10 pounds. They are light grey in color with darker grey or black fins, and a black stripe running through its eyes. In Bimini, mangrove snappers are very commonly found in and around the mangroves and seagrass beds. The IUCN Red List lists mangrove snappers as of least concern.

MANGROVE SNAPPER