Anisotremus interruptus, Galapagos, Ecuador, Photo: Graham Edgar
Tropical Eastern Pacific
High body with a steep head profile, silvery colouration grading to a yellow tail base, dark scale edges, and yellow fins. Usually found hiding in caves and under ledges during the day. Generally solitary.
Max Size: 51 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 20.4-30.2°C
Habitat: Coral Reef, Rocky Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Least Concern
Occurrence: Frequent (17% 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 (26 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.