Pseudocheilinus evanidus, Naigani Is, Fiji, Photo: Andrew Green
Pseudocheilinus evanidus, Adult, NSW, Australia, Photo: Ian Shaw
Pseudocheilinus evanidus, Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Pseudocheilinus evanidus, Red Sea, Photo: Graham Edgar
White/silver streak below eye and lack of other stripes on body distinguish it from other Pseudocheilinus species and juvenile wrasses with similar base colour. Secretive, staying close to cover.
Max Size: 8 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 22.7-31.1°C
Habitat: Coral Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Least Concern
Occurrence: Frequent (11% 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 (3 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.