Plectranthias intermedius   (Kotthaus,  1973) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Serranidae

Description
Size: Max length 8.9 cm SL (male/unsexed)

Head almost completely scaled. Preopercle: ventral margin with 2 antrorse spines; posterior margin coarsely serrated (ca 26 serrae). Ten oblique rows of cheek scales, between eye and preopercle corner. Dorsal soft rays (total): 17.


Synonym (s)
Xenanthias intermedius Kotthaus, 1973
(Senior synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography



Literature Source(s)
  • Randall, JE (1980) Revision of the fish genus Plectranthias (Serranidae: Anthiinae) with descriptions of 13 new species Micronesica 16(1) 101-187 Available at - Zoological Records
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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