Ostorhinchus jenkinsi, Adult, Ashmore Reef, WA, Photo: Ian Shaw
Yellow-orange with brown stripe from nose to eye, small dark spot on nape and larger black spot with whitish border on tail base. Similar Apogon notatus has blue sheen on sides and has deeper body.
Depth: 8-45 m.
Habitat: Coral Reef, Rocky Reef
Threats: Habitat degradation
IUCN Threat Status: Vulnerable
Occurrence: Infrequent (4% 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 (43 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.