Opistognathus evermanni (Jordan & Snyder, 1902)
Opistognathus evermanni
photo by Shao, K.T.

 Family:  Opistognathidae (Jawfishes)
 Max. size:  11 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal
 Distribution:  Western Pacific: Japan to the South China Sea.
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Rare species. Mouthbrooders (Ref. 240).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 28.05.96
 Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 15.07.13

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