Parapercis snyderi, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Photo: Ian Shaw
Parapercis snyderi, Japan. Photo: Graham Edgar
Temperate northern Pacific, Tropical Indo-Pacific
Gold or black spot on base of pectoral fin and often with numerous gold, dusky, reddish and black spots on face, tail and along sides. Vague U-shaped dark markings on back, alternating black and white markings along base of dorsal fin and a line made of inter-connected gold dashes along side.
Max Size: 11 cm
Habitat: Coral Reef, Rocky Reef, Soft sediment
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Infrequent (6% 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 (3 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.