Found in shallow lagoon reefs, on algal covered rocks and rubble (Ref. 9710). Oviparous (Ref. 205). Eggs are demersal and adhesive (Ref. 205).
- Lieske, E. and R. Myers 1994 Collins Pocket Guide. Coral reef fishes. Indo-Pacific & Caribbean including the Red Sea. Haper Collins Publishers, 400 p. (Ref. 9710) http://www.fishbase.org/references/FBRefSummary.php?id=9710&speccode=13770