Phyllacanthus imperialis, Tonga, Photo: Graham Edgar
Phyllacanthus imperialis, Raja Ampat, Indonesia, Photo: Andrew Green
Max Size: 14 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 15.2-28.7°C
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Infrequent (2% 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.