Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

A solitary species that inhabits fringing reefs near coral heads (Ref. 9710).
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Distribution

Western Indian Ocean: Red Sea and Gulf of Aden.
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Gulf of Aden (northwestern Indian Ocean) and Red Sea.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

20.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 8883))
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 5 specimens in 1 taxon.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 4 - 8

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Depth range (m): 4 - 8
 
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Environment

reef-associated; marine; depth range 1 - 20 m (Ref. 9710)
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Depth range based on 5 specimens in 1 taxon.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 4 - 8

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 4 - 8
 
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Conservation

Threats

Least Concern (LC)
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