Bodianus anthioides, Adult, Red Sea, Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Bodianus anthioides, Juvenile, Red Sea, Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Red-brown front half of body sharply divided from white rear of body with small red and brown spots, large delicate tail with dark streaks on upper and lower lobes which continue onto tail base.
Max Size: 24 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 21.0-30.8°C
Habitat: Coral Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Least Concern
Occurrence: Infrequent (1% of sites)
Occurrence describes how often the species is found on surveys within its distribution.
It is calculated as the % of reef sites surveyed by RLS divers across all the ecoregions in which the species has been observed
Abundance: Few (2 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.