Pterocaesio tessellata, Raja Ampat, Indonesia, Photo: Andrew Green
Pterocaesio tessellata, With Caesio caerulaurea top. Northern Great Barrier Reef, QLD, Photo: Andrew Green
Pterocaesio tessellata, Raja Ampat, Indonesia, Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Max Size: 25 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 28.7-31.4°C
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Common (26% 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: Large aggregations (466 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.