Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

Oviparous, eggs are pelagic and non-adhesive (Ref. 205).
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Distribution

Western Atlantic: from the east coast of Florida, the Florida Keys, and Cuba to the northern coast of South America. It has not been positively identified from the Gulf of Mexico but probably occurs at least in the eastern Gulf.
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Physical Description

Size

Maximum size: 670 mm TL
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Max. size

67.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 37039))
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

reef-associated; marine
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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