Prognathodes guyotensis (Yamamoto & Tameka, 1982)
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Family:  Chaetodontidae (Butterflyfishes)
Max. size:  15 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  bathydemersal; marine; depth range 280 - 320 m
Distribution:  Northwest Pacific: Pacific guyot (26°45'N, 135°23'E). Also reported from the Maldives.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Reported from a guyot about 320 m depth. Oviparous (Ref. 205). Form pairs during breeding (Ref. 205).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 06 October 2009 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 28.05.96
Modified by: Valdestamon, Roxanne Rei - 07.12.17

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