Opistognathus panamaensis, Malpelo, Colombia, Photo: Graham Edgar
Max Size: 10 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 26.2-27.6°C
IUCN Threat Status: Least Concern
Occurrence: Common (29% 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: Several (6 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.