Small schooling fusilier with narrow body profile, silver side, dark back with mottled bronze pattern, and a single silver body stripe with darker edges from above eye to tail base.
Max Size: 14 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 22.7-29.5°C
Habitat: Coral Reef, Open ocean, Rocky Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Widespread (100% 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 (222 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.
Edit by: RD Stuart-Smith, GJ Edgar, AJ Green, IV Shaw. 2015. Tropical Marine Fishes of Australia. Reed New Holland