Gazza dentex (Valenciennes, 1835)
Ovoid toothpony
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 Family:  Leiognathidae (Slimys, slipmouths, or ponyfishes)
 Max. size:  11.6 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range - 20 m
 Distribution:  Indo-Pacific: Seychelles, Mauritius, Reunion (Ref. 33390), Indonesia, and northern Australia; East Indian Archipelago.
 Biology:  Inhabits areas of sandy or muddy bottoms in coastal waters less than about 20 m depth (Ref. 27956).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 28.01.99
 Modified by: OrtaƱez, Auda Kareen - 27.11.08

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