Reddish above fading to silvery white below. Red and white markings on the spinous dorsal fin, edges of all other fins white. Pointed tail, anal and soft dorsal fin lobes. A nocturnal species found around coral and offshore deeper rocky reefs.
Max Size: 25 cm
Habitat: Coral Reef, Rocky Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Widespread (55% 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: Several (7 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.