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Pleurosicya prognatha Goren, 1984
BEAKY ACROPORA GOBY
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Pleurosicya prognatha, Folded ghostgoby
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Pleurosicya prognatha Goren , 1984

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Teleostei (teleosts) > Gobiiformes (Gobies) > Gobiidae (Gobies) > Gobiinae
Etymology: Pleurosicya: Greek, pleura = side, ribe + Greek, sikya, -as = cucumber (Ref. 45335 ) .

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; demersal; depth range 3 - 15 m (Ref. 90102 ). Tropical

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Indo-West Pacific: Red Sea, Egypt and Israel, Thailand and Australia.

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Maturity: L m   ?   range ? - ? cm
Max length : 1.7 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83991 )

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Dorsal spines (total): 6 - 7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 8-9; Anal spines : 1; Anal soft rays : 8 - 9. Characterized by semi-transparent; iris red; head and body with numerous pepper-like melanopores, concentrated on side below dorsal fins; longitudinal scale series 15-27; mostly scaleless head and anterior third of body; restricted gill opening to pectoral fin base; extremely elongated tip of upper jaw and lip, looks like curved beak; depth of body at anus 4.2-7.1 in SL (Ref. 90102 ).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Commensal with large staghorn corals in 3-15 m (Ref 90102).

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Goren, M. and M. Dor , 1994. An updated checklist of the fishes of the Red Sea (CLOFRES II). The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Jerusalem, Israel. 120 p. (Ref. 12541 )

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 130435 )

    Not Evaluated  

CITES

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361 )

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





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Estimates based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 123201 ): 25 - 29.3, mean 28.5 °C (based on 2442 cells). Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82804 ):  PD 50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high]. Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00708 (0.00333 - 0.01504), b=3.09 (2.92 - 3.26), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this (Sub)family-body shape (Ref. 93245 ). Trophic level (Ref. 69278 ):  3.0   ±0.3 se; based on size and trophs of closest relatives Resilience (Ref. 120179 ):  High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (Preliminary K or Fecundity.). Fishing Vulnerability (Ref. 59153 ):  Low vulnerability (10 of 100).

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