Pronotogrammus martinicensisis commonly referred to as Roughtongue bass. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 10526 AphiaID: 282365 Scientific: Pronotogrammus martinicensis German: Tiefsee-Fahnenbarsch English: Roughtongue Bass Category: Fancy Sea Bass (Anthias) Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Serranidae (Family) > Pronotogrammus (Genus) > martinicensis (Species) Initial determination: (Guichenot, ), 1868 Occurrence: , Guadeloupe , Suriname , Barbados Sint Eustatius and Saba, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Central America (Eastern Pacific), Columbia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Florida, French Guiana, Grenada, Guatemala, Gulf of Mexico, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, South America, The Bahamas, the Cayman Islands, the Netherlands Antilles, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, USA, Venezuela, Virgin Islands, U.S., West-Atlantic Ocean Sea depth: 65 - 900 Meter Size: 6.3" - 7.87" (16cm - 20cm) Temperature: 11,5 °F - 23,7 °F (11,5°C - 23,7°C) Food: Amphipods, Copepods, Crustaceans, Daphnia salina, Invertebrates, Krill, Mysis, Ostracodes (seed shrimps), Schrimps, Zooplankton Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Pronotogrammus martinicensis occurs over high profile rock formations, continental shelf edge reefs, and on steep slopes in insular regions.
The Roughtongue bass is usually found near the bottom around soft corals and in association with Oculina or Madrepora corals.
The protogynous hermaphrodite and feeds on crustaceans, ostracods, copepods and pteropods.
Anthias duplicidentatus Miranda Ribeiro, 1903
Anthias louisi Bean, 1912
Aylopon martinicensis Guichenot, 1868
Holanthias martinicensis (Guichenot, 1868)
Ocyanthias martinicensis (Guichenot, 1868)
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Serranidae (Family) > Anthiinae (Subfamily) > Pronotogrammus (Genus) > Pronotogrammus martinicensis (Species)
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