Catalog Number: USNM 388617
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): D. Weaver
Year Collected: 2006
Locality: Stetson Bank, FGBNMS, Gulf of Mexico, reef crest., Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic
Depth (m): 24
- Paratype: Weaver, D. C. & Rocha, L. A. 28 Dec 2007. Copeia. 2007 (4): 800, Figs. 1, 2.
Habitat and Ecology
IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category
Red List Criteria
This species was recorded as relatively common from Alacranes Reef, where it forms small (15 individuals) to large (200 individuals) aggregations in depths from 2-25 m (Aguilar-Perrera and Tuz-Aulub, 2009).