Protemblemaria punctata Cervigón, 1966
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Family:  Chaenopsidae (Pike-, tube- and flagblennies)
Max. size:  6 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  reef-associated; marine; depth range 1 - 20 m
Distribution:  Western Central Atlantic: northeast coast of Venezuela.
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 19-21; Dorsal soft rays (total): 15-16; Anal spines: 2-2; Anal soft rays: 21-23
Biology:  Found on shallow, sandy bottoms and usually associated with bivalve mollusks and its empty shells.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 07 August 2015 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 09.12.97
Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 12.07.03

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