Pronotogrammus multifasciatus Gill, 1863
Threadfin bass
photo by Robertson, R.

Family:  Serranidae (Sea basses: groupers and fairy basslets), subfamily: Anthiinae
Max. size:  28.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; depth range 40 - 200 m
Distribution:  Eastern Pacific: Los Angeles County in southern California, USA to northern Peru.
Biology:  Inhabits rough bottom, deep reefs. Feeds on small planktonic crustaceans (Ref. 2850).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 01 May 2008 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 02.05.16
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 18.07.94

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