Ecsenius fourmanoiri, Cato Reef, Coral Sea, Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Ecsenius fourmanoiri, Lord Howe Island, Australia, Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Temperate Australasia, Tropical Indo-Pacific
Pale yellow-pink base colour, two dark brown stripes from head along tail, a third stripe along base of dorsal fin, dark bands between stripes create a grid pattern, brown ‘chinstrap’ and a dark stripe through eye which continues as the middle stripe.
Max Size: 5 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 19.8-29.0°C
Depth: 1-20 m
Habitat: Coral Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Frequent (10% 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 (12 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.