Liopropoma aurora (Jordan & Evermann, 1903)
Yellowmargin basslet
photo by Randall, J.E.

Family:  Serranidae (Sea basses: groupers and fairy basslets), subfamily: Liopropomatinae
Max. size:  17 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  reef-associated; marine; depth range 49 - 184 m
Distribution:  Eastern Central Pacific: Hawaiian Islands.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  A deep-water species that is rarely captured (Ref. 6180). Benthopelagic (Ref. 58302).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 11 March 2015 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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