Pempheris adspersa, Adult, Poor Knights Is, New Zealand, Photo: Andrew Green
Pempheris adspersa, Juvenile, Poor Knights Is, New Zealand, Photo: Andrew Green
Pempheris adspersa, Poor Knights Is, New zealand, Photo: Andrew Green
Max Size: 15 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 14.0-21.5°C
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Widespread (67% 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: Many (22 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.