Prionotus rubio Jordan, 1886
Blackwing searobin
Prionotus rubio
photo by Grandas, Y.

 Family:  Triglidae (Searobins), subfamily: Prionotinae
 Max. size:  30 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal
 Distribution:  Western Atlantic: North Carolina, USA to Cuba, and around Gulf of Mexico to Texas, USA.
 Biology:  Found from bays and estuaries to the mid-shelf.
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
 Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 04.04.17
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 30.08.94

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