Parapercis sexfasciata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Grub fish
photo by Shao, K.T.

Family:  Pinguipedidae (Sandperches)
Max. size:  12 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; marine
Distribution:  Western Pacific: southern Japan to Taiwan. Also recorded from Indonesia (Ref. 5978).
Biology:  Inhabits the sublittoral zone on sandy mud bottoms (Ref. 11230).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Luna, Susan M. - 10.06.94
Modified by: Santos, Kristine - 24.07.15
Checked by: Luna, Susan M. - 02.05.95

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