Hoplichthys fasciatus Matsubara, 1937
photo by Shao, K.T.

Family:  Hoplichthyidae (Ghost flatheads)
Max. size:  6.7 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; marine
Distribution:  Northwest Pacific: known only from the Kumanonada Sea, Japan. Described from juvenile specimen(s) and is likely to be conspecific with one of the other species in the area (Ref. 40507).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (126983)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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