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Paraxenisthmus springeri  Gill & Hoese, 1993

Springer's wriggler
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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Xenisthmidae (Collared wrigglers)
Etymology: Paraxenisthmus: Greek, para in the side of + Gree, xenos = strange + Greek, isthmos = narrow passage (Ref. 45335).   More on author: Gill, Hoese.

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Marine; reef-associated; depth range 18 - 37 m (Ref. 12714).   Tropical

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Western Pacific: Solomon Islands.

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Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 3.0 cm SL (female)

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal spines (total): 7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 11; Anal spines: 1; Anal soft rays: 10.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Collected from a steep-sided gully with caves.

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Gill, A.C. and D.F. Hoese, 1993. Paraxenisthmus springeri, new genus and species of gobioid fish from the West Pacific, and its phylogenetic position within the Xenisthmidae. Copeia 1993(4):1049-1057. (Ref. 12714)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.7501   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00389 (0.00180 - 0.00842), b=3.12 (2.94 - 3.30), in cm Total Length, based on all LWR estimates for this body shape (Ref. 93245).
Trophic Level (Ref. 69278):  3.8   ±0.61 se; Based on food items.
Resilience (Ref. 69278):  .
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Low vulnerability (10 of 100) .