Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

An inshore species generally associated with rocky bottoms.
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Distribution

Western Indian Ocean: known only from central and southern Oman.
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Western Indian Ocean.
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Physical Description

Morphology

Dorsal spines (total): 12; Dorsal soft rays (total): 13 - 14; Analspines: 3; Analsoft rays: 7 - 8
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Size

Maximum size: 270 mm TL
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Max. size

27.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 11441))
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

demersal; marine; depth range 6 - 6 m (Ref. 58018)
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Depth range based on 4 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 4 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 6 - 8
  Temperature range (°C): 26.151 - 26.151
  Nitrate (umol/L): 3.114 - 3.114
  Salinity (PPS): 36.032 - 36.032
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.462 - 4.462
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.546 - 0.546
  Silicate (umol/l): 4.277 - 4.277

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 6 - 8
 
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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