Pentaceropsis recurvirostris

Pentacerotidae
Long-snouted Boarfish
Pentaceropsis recurvirostris, Kangaroo Island, SA.  Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Pentaceropsis recurvirostris, Adelaide, SA.  Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Pentaceropsis recurvirostris, Stanley, TAS.  Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Pentaceropsis recurvirostris, Narooma, NSW.  Photo: Andrew Green

Pentaceropsis recurvirostris, Kangaroo Island, SA.  Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Pentaceropsis recurvirostris, Adelaide, SA.  Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Pentaceropsis recurvirostris, Stanley, TAS.  Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Pentaceropsis recurvirostris, Narooma, NSW.  Photo: Andrew Green

Distribution
Description
Information
  • Max Size: 50 cm
Rarity
  • IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
  • Occurrence: Frequent (12% 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.
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