Exyrias akihito, Raja Ampat, Indonesia, Photo: Andrew Green
First 3-4 spines of first dorsal fin elongate and/or filamentous, rows of white spots and mid-lateral row of double brown spots on body, larger faint spots/blotches on median fins. Solitary on sand near reef.
Habitat: Coral Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Vulnerable
Occurrence: Infrequent (1% 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 (2 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.