- Olive brown color with a bronze tinge, lighter on sides
- Pale triangle and row of blue spots below the eye
- Canine teeth enlarged in upper jaw, visible when mouth is closed
Similar Species: Schoolmaster, L. apodus (lack white triangle below eye; fins are more yellow)
Size: Up to 36 inches (30 pounds)
Coastal waters near structure. Juveniles are found in estuaries.
Spawn from spring through fall. Known as night feeders, feeds on fishes and invertebrates.