Habitat and Ecology
From 30 to 40 meters.
Habitat: reef-associated. Inhabits steep outer reef slopes over rubble with patches of live coral (Ref. 9710).
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Statistics of barcoding coverage: Conniella apterygia
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 1
Species With Barcodes: 1
IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category
Red List Criteria
The mutant wrasse, Conniella apterygia, is a species of wrasse only known to occur in Australia's Rowley Shoals at depths from 30 to 40 m (98 to 130 ft). This species grows to a total length of 8 cm (3.1 in). This species is the only known member of its genus.
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