Diplodus kotschyi (Steindachner, 1876)
One spot seabream
Diplodus kotschyi
photo by Randall, J.E.

Family:  Sparidae (Porgies)
Max. size:  30 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal
Distribution:  Western Indian Ocean: Persian Gulf and Oman east to India.
Biology:  Inhabits rocky shallow coastal waters. Feeds on algae and small invertebrates (Ref. 68964). Utilized fresh but not sold extensively.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 04 December 2009 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   

Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 22.06.93
Modified by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 19.06.17
Checked by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 19.06.17

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