English common name: White salema
Spanish common name: ojón blanca
Local name: ojón blanca
Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Xenichthys agassizi Steindachner, 1876 (misspelling) fide Appeltans et al. (2013)
Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.
Description: Elongate, relatively thin body compared to other grunts. Back bright silver-gray fading to silvery white belly. Length of 22 cm
Habitat: Schools over sandy areas.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014
Taxon occurs only in Galapagos.
Not Evaluated - Not yet been evaluated against the criteria.
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Endemic to Ecuador in Galapagos Islands,